Beacon Journal staff report
Springfield Township police are looking for a man who has been wanted since May on sex-related charges involving a minor.
Jaunte Chamone Smith Sr., 28, of Akron, is wanted on an arrest warrant for charges of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor and aggravated menacing. According to online records, Smith was charged with the offenses in May in Akron Municipal Court.
The alleged sexual offenses occurred in February 2013 at a residence in the 2100 block of Ritz Manor Drive in Springfield Township.
In addition, two other warrants - for probation violations stemming from separate domestic violence and drug trafficking cases in Summit County Common Pleas Court - were issued for Smith in August, court records show.
Springfield police on Tuesday sent an alert asking the public’s help in locating Smith.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Springfield police at 330-784-1609. Information may also be provided anonymously by calling Summit County Crimestoppers at 330-434-COPS(2677) or by texting TIPSCO plus the tip to 274637. Tipsters may qualify for a cash reward.