SPENCER – Law enforcement in Spencer arrested a sex offender for lying to them, living with kids and appearing on school grounds.
The Clay County Sheriff’s Office received information that 21-year-old Michael Weissel violated his restrictions as a sex offender. After an investigation, it was determined Weissel gave the Clay County Sheriff’s Office false information on his sex offender registration. Weissel advised he lived with a family member but he lived with a girlfriend and two minor children. Weissel has also alleged to be on school grounds in Spencer without permission.
Weissel was jailed on November 21 until he could appear before a judge.