Tricounty News

Level 3 offender moving to Eden Lake Twp.

Information is being released by the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, pursuant to Minnesota Statute 244.052, regarding a level 3 predatory offender moving into Eden Lake Township Oct. 14. Michael Shawn Klappenbach, age 40, is not wanted by the police, and has served the sentence imposed on him by the court. He has a history of engaging in sexual contact with a female age 15. Contact included fondling and penetration. The offender was known to the victim. A community notification meeting has been scheduled for the Paynesville City Hall at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10. Representatives from the Department of Corrections and the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office will be available to provide the public with useful information on public safety.