Contact: Captain Eben Bratcher, Lt. Darren Simmons, Deputy Roxanne Meyer or Alfonso Zavala
Phone: (928) 783-4427

10:30 AM, June 14, 2013

Level 2 Sex Offender Community Notification
Convicted Sex Offender Has New Address in Yuma County

New Address: 18540 S. Avenue 3E, #114 - Yuma, AZ 85364

The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office would like to notify the community that Gerald Hastings, 31, is now residing at 18540 S. Avenue 3E Avenue, #114, Yuma, Arizona. He is described as 6 feet tall, 155 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

On 1-25-2005, Hastings entered into a plea agreement in the Yuma County Superior Court for one count of Attempted Sexual Conduct with a minor. He was originally charged with Molestation of a Child and Sexual Conduct with a Minor after a police investigation revealed that he had sexual contact with two 14-year old females. Hastings was sentenced to 1 year in jail and 10 years of intensive probation.

Hastings is a level 2 sex offender with a medium risk to re-offend.

Gerald Hastings

Offenders are categorized in three levels. Level 1 is a low risk to reoffend, Level 2 an intermediate risk and Level 3 a high risk.

Information Released By:  C. McGuire