Army veteran Paul King struggles to find a place to call home.
Shackled with poor health and a sexual-abuse conviction, King has seen his life deteriorate.
But by August, his health had declined drastically.
I couldnt walk to work without being exhausted, he recalled. He was treated at Southeast Hospital in August, the first of several hospitalizations.
Public registries such as the one on the Cape Girardeau County Sheriffs Department website provide a mechanism for residents to be aware of sex offenders living in their neighborhoods.