The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office would like to notify the community that Lewis Farnsworth, 42, is now residing at 8357 S. Avenue 4 ½ E in Yuma, AZ. He is described as 6 feet, 3 inches tall, 204 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes.
On May 25, 2007, Farnsworth was convicted by the Yuma County Superior Court of Sexual Assault. His victim was a 29 year old female who was known to him. He was sentenced to 10 years in the Arizona Department of Corrections. Farnsworth is currently on parole with the Arizona Department of Corrections.
Farnsworth is a Level 3 sex offender and is considered to be a high risk to reoffend.
Sex offenders are categorized in three levels based on the risk that they pose to the community to reoffend:
- Level 1 – low risk
- Level 2 – intermediate risk
- Level 3 – high risk