Police announce sexually violent predator living in Colorado Springs

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A sexually violent predator on parole is now living in Colorado Springs.

In accordance with state law, the police department announced Monday that 30-year-old Shane Poteet was residing at a motel near Platte and Circle. Poteet was convicted in 2010 and again in 2016 for attempted child sex crimes, the first being attempted internet sexual exploitation of a child and the second being attempted sexual assault on a child. Both crimes happened in Prowers County.

Poteet is described as a 6-foot-tall, 185-pound white male with blue eyes and red hair if not shaven off. He has numerous tattoos on his arms and legs.

For more information on Poteet and other SVPs living in Colorado Springs, click here.