As of September 16th, 2020 Violent Sex Offender Kenneth Shepard, who is currently homeless, has set up as his base of operations Palm Plaza at the corner of Bee Ridge Rd and Mcintosh Rd South Gate Ridge Sarasota Fl. Watch out for this guy, he will try to use the inside facilities at all the shops and stores in Palm Plaza. Sarasota County (FL) Sheriff's Office· January 5, 2016. Shepard was convicted of Strong Arm Rape in Massachusetts in 1988. In 2007, after moving to Florida, he failed to register as a Sex Offender in Okeechobee County and was sentenced to three years in Florida State prison.
I had a run in with this guy a couple of years ago when a local political party had me check him out, he wanted to go door to door soliciting for votes, not a good idea to have a violent sex offender knocking on your door unannounced and unaware of who he is. See https://www.homefacts.com/offender-detail/FL38796/Kenneth-Scott-Shepard.html. Violent Sex Offender Kenneth S. Shepard is known to carry and use a knife as he did in a 2013 assault case conviction and he used a "sword" in another assault case conviction in 2014, both in Worcester Massachusetts, he served 6 months on the "sword" conviction, he got out of jail in May of 2015 in Worcester Massachusetts. Violent Sex Offender Kenneth S. Shepard appears to go back and forth between Worcester MA and Sarasota Fl and has done so since at least 2001.
Currently, as of Wednesday Sept 16, 2020, violent sex offender Kenneth Shepard is sleeping on the sidewalk outside the vacant Chinese restaurant on the north end of Palm Plaza at the cor of Bee Ridge Rd and Mcinstosh Rd Sarasota Fl. Upon release from prison in Massachusetts in 2000 for the strong arm rape conviction, Kenneth S. Shepard moved to Sarasota Fl in what appears to be in 2001, he has a history of minor arrests from 2002 up to 2006 in Sarasota Fl, in all the cases he resisted arrest from law enforcement and had to forced to the ground to be handcuffed. See https://www.homefacts.com/offender-detail/FL38796/Kenneth-Scott-Shepard.html
Back in 2017 According to the FDLE Sex Registry violent sex offender, strong arm rape, Kenneth Shepard was confined at Centerstone Behavior Mental Health Facility at 4010 Sawyer Rd Sarasota Fl. Centerstone offers both inpatient and outpatient care as well as on–site services for adults and with mental health, addictions or co–occurring disorders, we specialize in bipolar and schizophrenic disorders.
On May 30th 2006 in Sarasota Fl Kenneth S. Shepard was arrested for 'Failure to Register As A Sex Offender' and an additional charge of 'Lewd and Lascivious Exhibition' exposing himself to 3 teenage girls from the house where was living in the 1600 block of 10th Street. Shepherd had claimed he was living at 507 Kumquat Court Sarasota Fl, this address is the homeless day shelter for sex offenders in Downtown Sarasota Fl. Resurrection House 507 Kumquat Street Sarasota Day Resource Center for the Homeless. On March 26h 2007 Kenneth S. Shepard was sent to the Florida State prison system for 'Failure to Register as a Sex Offender', his sentence was for 3 years but he was released early from the Florida State prison system on September 1st 2009 and returned to 701 Main St Worcester Massachusetts. This address is a homeless shelter, the Worcester Public Inebriate Program, Inc. - Worcester Public Inebriate Program (PIP) Substance Abuse Treatment.
Kenneth S. Shepard has a violent criminal history in Worcester Massachusetts from 2010 to 2014, known to carry and us a knife:
1). On August 27th, 2010, Kenneth S. Shepard, 44, of 707 Main St., Worcester, charged with receiving stolen property over $250, sentenced to 27 days in the House of Correction.
2). On December 10th, 2010, Kenneth S. Shepard, 45, of 707 Main St., Worcester, charged with failing to register as a sex offender, continued to Jan. 12.
3). On June 25th, 2013 Kenneth S. Shepard, 47, 46 Heywood St., Worcester, charged with assault with a dangerous weapon (knife), continued to July 18 on $3,000 cash bail.
4). On November 20th, 2014, Kenneth S. Shepard, 49, of 1 Merrick St., Worcester, charged with assault and battery, sentenced to 6 months in the House of Correction; the additional charge of assault with a dangerous weapon (sword), was dismissed.
Violent Ex-Con Sex Offender Kenneth Shepard Convicted of Strong Arm Rape Known to Carry a Knife Lists New Address in South Gate Ridge Sarasota, FL 34233. Violent Sex Offender Kenneth S. Shepard appears to have gone back and forth between Worcester MA and Sarasota Fl since at least 2001. Upon release from prison in Massachusetts on or about July 2000, for the strong arm rape conviction Kenneth S. Shepard moved to Bradenton Fl in what appears to be on or about October 2000, he compiled a history of arrests (one violent) from December 2000 up to May 2006 in Bradenton, Sarasota and Tampa FL, in all the cases he resisted arrest from law enforcement. See link to FDLE Sex Offender registry for Kenneth Shephard http://offender.fdle.state.fl.us/offender/flyer.do?personId=38796
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