Sexually violent predator who cut off ankle monitor caught

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Robert Chavez

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — A sexually violent predator who cut off his ankle monitor and was last seen near a park on Monday was caught late Friday night, the Colorado Department of Corrections said.

The Department of Corrections along with law enforcement made the apprehension of Robert Chavez.

Chavez has a history of sexual assault on a child and possessing a weapon.

There was no word on where Chavez was found or of any any additional charges he might face.