Oct 27, 2011 5:11 PM by Laurel Staples
Law enforcement authorities are notifying residents that a registered sex offender is living in Butte.
Clark Martin Smith, 64, was convicted in Missoula of felony assault and sexual assault in January 1997. He has been placed on probation and is currently under the supervision of the Montana Department of Corrections. He has been designated as a Tier II level offender which is in the moderate risk to reoffend category.
He currently resides at 2017 Monroe Street in Butte.
Police note that Smith is not wanted by the police at this time. Police say the information bulletin they released is not intended to increase public fear, but that it is their belief that "an informed public is a safer public."