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

1:30 PM, June 14, 2013

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

New Address: 1131 S. Avenue C - Yuma, AZ 85364

The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office would like to notify the community that Henry Laurel, 44, is now residing at 1131 S. Avenue C, Yuma, Arizona. He is described as 6 feet 4 inches tall, 245 pounds, with brown hairand brown eyes.

On 3/12/1999, Laurel entered into a plea agreement for one count of Sexual Conduct with a Minor in the Yuma County Superior Court. He was sentenced to 1.5 years in prison and 2 years probation. He was originally charged with Sexual Conduct with a Minor and Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor after a police investigation revealed that he had been having sexual contact with a 16 year old juvenile for two years.

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

Henry Laurel

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