LaPorte County officers continue to look for 28-year-old Maurice Ward who is wanted for failing to register as a sex offender. He is also wanted by the Indiana Department of Corrections Parole Board for a parole violation.
Ward is a sexually violent predator and he failed to notify law enforcement of his residence change in Michigan City. Police are now searching for him as warrants have been issued for his arrest.
Ward is described as a black male, 6’3”, and 215 pounds with a tear drop tattoo under his right eye.
He is considered dangerous. If you know of his location, call your local law enforcement agency.