ST. CLOUD - Authorities are looking for a level three predatory offender who is no longer complying with the conditions of his release from jail.

Douglas Peterson was released on November 5th, 2014, to intensive supervised release by Hennepin County. He's been on fugitive status since January 16th, when he escaped from his supervision while living near the area of 27th Street and Fremont Avenue North in Minneapolis.

He has a criminal history that includes convictions for criminal sexual conduct. He was sentenced in 2001 for criminal sexual conduct against juvenile males. Peterson is 66-years-old, white, with brown hair, blue eyes and is six feet tall (182 pounds). It's believed he was wearing a black coat with a gray hood and was carrying a backpack.

Peterson has ties to Blaine, Blooming Prairie, Golden Valley, Hayfield, Milaca, Minneapolis and Zimmerman. He also has ties to Arcadia, Florida and Phoenix, Arizona.

You shouldn't try to confront Peterson if you see him. Anyone with information on his wherabouts should call 911 or the DOC's tipline at 651-603-0026.