Sex offender wanted in St. Mary’s Co.

(PHOTO: St. Mary's Sheriff's Office)

ST. MARY’S CO. – The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding a sex offender.

Deputies say 44-year-old Tavares Sherman is wanted for failing to register as a sex offender and providing required information to officials.

Authorities say Sherman is a Tier III offender, which is the most severe conviction and includes those who are the most dangerous or repetitive sex offenders. Sherman is also a lifetime registrant.

Deputies describe Sherman as a Black male with black hair and hazel eyes. He is 6’1″ and 230 pounds.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts should call detectives at 301-475-4200.