• Predator Alert: Edward Parks & William Flatt

    By: Dawn Lopez


    JACKSONVILLE, Fla - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement needs your help tracking down wanted sex offenders. 

    The first is 52-year-old Edward Parks. Parks is a sex offender following a 2001 conviction for a lewd and lascivious act on a child under 16.

    The 52-year-old has also faced a number of failure to register charges dating back to 2005.

    Parks is 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 143 pounds.  He has tattoos on his right shoulder, right arm, and head. Parks also has a scar on his back.

    The FDLE is also looking for 47-year-old William Flatt.

    Flatt is a sex offender following a 2004 sex offense conviction in Illinois. Authorities think he is in Jacksonville though.

    Flatt is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 126 pounds.

    If you have seen either man, call Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS. 

    Predator Alert has helped in the arrest of at least 112 sex offenders.

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