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Detroit Lakes man gets 14 months for failing to register as sex offender

Joshua Dale Rogers, 27, of 1113 Wilson Ave., Detroit Lakes has been sentenced to prison on a felony count of violating the predatory offender registration law.

According to court records: Rogers was convicted of third-degree criminal sexual conduct in 2002. His last registered address was with his parents in New York Mills in 2004.

On Sept. 2, 2008, Detroit Lakes police received a report that he was living in Detroit Lakes and had been since May. He had not registered his new address as required by law.

He pleaded guilty Jan. 7 and on Monday was sentenced by District Judge Joe Evans to 14 months in prison, with credit for five days served. He was fined $50 plus court fees. He was remanded to prison immediately.

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