JAMESTOWN - Jamestown Police are warning residents of a convicted high risk sex offender who is now living in the city.
David Leroy Thorson is living at 2605 Circle Drive, the ND State Hospital Transitional Home. He does not have a vehicle and is on GPS monitoring.
Thorson is a 47-year-old white male standing 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing 220 pounds. He has brown eyes and brown hair. His file photo shows him with a beard and shaved head.
Thorson was convicted in June 1991 in Stark County District Court, ND for Gross Sexual Imposition after he raped a 14-year-old girl. He was convicted in June 1991 in Stark County District Court, ND for Corruption of a Minor for forcing three girls, ages 15 and 16, to have sex with him. In August 1991, he was convicted in Billings County District Court, ND of Corruption of a Minor for providing a 15-year-old girl alcohol and having intercourse with her. Thorson was convicted in August 2002 in Morton County District Court, ND of Gross Sexual Imposition for fondling a 9-year-old girl on two occasions.
Jamestown Police Chief Scott Edinger cautions the public that attempts to harass Thorson, his family, landlord or employer will be turned over for prosecution.
Printed handouts of his demographics are available at the Jamestown Police Department.