Parolee, sex offender's whereabouts unknown

{A href=""}BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) Kern County authorities are looking for a parolee and registered sex offender who is on the loose.

Jose Juan Nunez removed his electronic monitoring device, and his whereabouts are unknown, according to the sheriff's office. His last known address was in Lost Hills.

Nunez is on parole for possession of stolen property. Nunez isn't listed on the Megan's Law online registry of California sex offenders, and the sheriff's office didn't say what he did to earn his sex offender status.

Anyone who sees Nunez is asked to call the sheriff's office at (661) 861-3110 or the Secret Witness hotline at 322-4040.