The Virginia Police Department has released information to the public about a Level III Sex Offender that has been released after serving his sentence.

David Michael Schmidt, 42, has been released and has a history of possessing child pornography including both males and females. The offender was unknown to his victims.

Schmidt also has a history of sexual contact with a 13-year-old male victim. Contact included sexual touching and penetration, he was known to his victim in this circumstance.

He is described as 5' 7", around 225 pounds, with hazel eyes and brown hair.

He will be relocating to the 300 block of Chestnut Street in Virginia, Minnesota.

The Virginia Police Department is available to provide you with useful information on personal safety. The Virginia Police Department may be reached at 218-748-7510. To report criminal activity by this offender or any other individual, please call 911.