Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart reports that a Sexual Predator has moved to Madison County and, as required by Florida Statute, has completed his criminal registration with the Sheriff’s Office. Eugene Edward “Eddie” Merritt is a 45-year-old white male with brown hair, hazel eyes, 5’8” and weighs approximately 175 lbs. Merritt was recently released from the Department of Corrections and located to 155 SW Old St. Augustine Road, Madison, Fl. 32340. Merritt was convicted of Attempted Sexual Battery of a Child under 12 (F.S.S. 794.011) and Lewd/ Lascivious Molestation of a Child (F.S.S. 800.04) in 2008. For more information about this Sexual Offender, please contact the Madison County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division, Investigator Tina Demotsis at (850) 973-4001 ext. # 3308.
1. Eugene Edward Merritt