UPDATE: The BCA said Thursday Donald Christiansen was taken into custody in Dodge County.

Original story below.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is asking the public’s help in finding a predatory offender last seen in Rochester.

The BCA said 62-year-old Donald Dean Christiansen, a Level 2 offender, removed his electronic monitoring device Monday and “failed to return to his placement location.” He was last seen at the Target at 4611 Maine Ave. SE.

He is 6-feet tall, 239 pounds with brown hair and green eyes, according to the BCA.

(credit: Minnesota BCA)

Authorities have issued a felony escape custody warrant for Christiansen’s arrest. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call 911 or the BCA at 651-793-7000.