Registered sex offender relocates to Venice

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Saturday, September 21, 2013 8:15 am

VENICE, Fla. - The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is informing the public that 22-year-old Matthew Tarket has registered as a Sexual Offender living in Sarasota County.

Tarket was arrested in 2010 and convicted of Lewd and Lascivious Battery on a victim between 12 and 15 years of age. He was sentenced to three years in prison and will be on Department of Corrections probation for three years.

Tarket is now living at 2010 Faun Road in Venice.

This information is also being posted on the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office web site and the agency’s Facebook page as part of a new initiative to more publicly notify citizens of sex offenders and predators who register a Sarasota County Address for the first time.

Authorities still recommend that citizens sign up for sex offender alerts from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to receive regular notifications of routine registrations and address changes, https://floridaoffenderalert.com/.

Rules of Conduct

  • 1 Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
  • 2 Don't Threaten or Abuse. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. AND PLEASE TURN OFF CAPS LOCK.
  • 3 Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
  • 4 Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
  • 5 Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
  • 6 Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Welcome to the discussion.

SUBMIT PHOTOS & VIDEOS | VIEW ALL PHOTOS & VIDEOS

Send your photos & videos to Pix@MySuncoast.com and you could be featured on ABC 7 & our website.