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Convicted Rapist On The Lam, Suspected Of Making Threats To Rape Victim's Family

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Authorities are in search of a convicted sex offender who is reportedly on the run after cutting off his GPS monitoring device, and they report he has made threatening phone calls to his 80-year-old rape victim's family.Dennis McKenzie, 55, was recently released from prison on parole and was living in a halfway home in Long Beach. However, officials lost track of him on Tuesday, and report that he frequents the Lake Arrowhead area of San Bernardino County, Long Beach, Banning, and Palm Springs, according to San Bernardino County Sun.

He was convicted back in 2004 for the brutal rape of his elderly victim, the Los Angeles Times reported, and authorities said he has been making over 50 obscene phone calls harassing the victim's family in the past month.

If anyone knows of McKenzie's whereabouts, contact the San Bernardino County authorities at (909) 336-0600.