UPDATE (3/1): Fred Johnson has been arrested thanks to a viewer tip, according to the U.S. Marshals.
(2/25) — The U.S. Marshals are asking for help to get a man considered a high-risk sex offender off the streets.
Marshals are looking for 40-year-old Fred Johnson. He has a criminal history that includes child molestation, arson, vehicle theft and indecent exposure.
Johnson is transient and frequents the Downtown Bakersfield area. He has family ties to Lake Isabella.
He is 5 feet, 10 inches tall, weighs 165 pounds and has numerous tattoos including a small tattoo under his right eye.
Any information is confidential and can be directed to the U.S. Marshals tip line at 661-529-1068.