Osceola deputies: Convicted sex predator disappeared, cut off ankle monitor

Last Updated: Thursday, December 07, 2017, 6:06 PM EST

The Osceola County Sheriff's Office says a convicted sexual predator cut off his ankle monitor and has disappeared.

  • Johnathan Allen disappeared Wednesday
  • Officials say he cut off his ankle monitor
  • He was convicted of sexual battery on a child in 2005

Johnathan Bradley Allen, 33, lived at The Friendly Village Inn on East Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway. 

The Florida Department of Corrections says Allen cut off his ankle monitor Wednesday and discarded it on Labor Camp Road in Polk County.

Allen was convicted of sexual battery on a victim under 12 years old in November 2005 in Osceola County.

Deputies say he may be driving a white 2016 Ford Fiesta. It has a Florida license tag number GVTQ55.

If you see Allen, you are asked to contact law enforcement immediately.