The Somervell County Sheriff's Department disclosed that a 63-year-old man has registered as a sex offender living in Glen Rose.

Pursuant to Chapter 62 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, the Sheriff’s Department will make the written notification in a public notice in next Wednesday's print edition.

The offender's name is Everett Wayne Rowton, formerly of Arkansas. He currently lives at 1307 Morrison Drive.

The Texas Department of Public Safety maintains a sex offender registry that is an open record and available to the public on the DPS' Web site.

According to the registry, 15 sex offenders, not including Rowton, have registered with Glen Rose, Walnut Springs, Rainbow or Mitchell Bend addresses.

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