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Missing Sex Offenders In Custody

levasseur-in custodyfrost in custodyTwo missing sex offenders are now in custody. According to a news release, the Mason County Sheriff’s Office along with assistance from the Squaxin Island Tribal Police Department, the Shelton Police Department, the Shelton Detachment of the Washington State Patrol and the Shelton Office of the Department of Corrections apprehended two sex offenders that had absconded from their registration requirements. Derek Levasseur and Alex Frost were both apprehended in different parts of the county. Both had been made aware that they were wanted by Law Enforcement from citizens seeing bulletins, flyers and advertisements on Washington’s Most Wanted as well as articles in local media. Continue reading

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Missing Sex Offender

Alex frost wantedA Level 1 sex offender has absconded from his registration requirements and is now wanted by law enforcement. The Mason County Sheriff’s Office says 22-year-old Alex James Frost has moved from his registered address in the Shelton area and has failed to disclose his whereabouts. His family told the Sheriff’s Office that Frost is taking methamphetamines and has anger management problems. Continue reading

Missing Sex Offender in Custody

Abraham eugene BatesCAPTUREDThe sex offender who had absconded from his registration requirements two days after being released from jail has been apprehended. The Mason County Sheriff’s Office reports that Bremerton Police took 27-year-old Abraham Eugene Bates into custody Tuesday night and is now in Kitsap County Jail. Bates was released from jail on Saturday (Dec. 14) after serving a sentence for failing to register as a sex offender. He was required to report to the Sheriff’s Office and the Department of Corrections on Monday (Dec. 16) but failed to do so. Arrest warrants were then issued for Abraham Eugene Bates. Continue reading

Sex Offender Missing Again

Abraham eugene Bates WANTEDThe Mason County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a sex offender who has once again absconded from his registration requirements. The Sheriff’s Office says 27-year-old Abraham Eugene Bates was released from custody on Saturday (Dec. 14) after spending time in jail for failing to register as a sex offender. He was required to report to the Sheriff’s Office on Monday (Dec. 16) to registers as a sex offender but has failed to do so. Bates was also required to report to the Department of Corrections on the same day but he failed to do that as well. Abraham Eugene Bates is now wanted by law enforcement and warrants have been issued by the Sheriff’s Office and DOC. Continue reading

Missing Sex Offender Apprehended

Abraham eugene BatesCAPTUREDA missing sex offender has been apprehended. The Mason County Sheriff’s Office say 27-year-old Abraham Eugene Bates was seen in the Belfair area and taken into custody without incident just after 2 PM Wednesday. He has been transported to the Washington State Department of Corrections field office in Shelton and then transported to the Washington Correction Center.

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Missing Recently Released Sex Offender

Abraham eugen BatesThe Mason County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a recently released sex offender who has absconded from his registration requirements. According to a bulletin from the Sheriff’s Office, 27-year-old Abraham Eugene Bates was released from jail Sunday, November 17, 2013 but has not checked in with the Sheriff’s Office as required for being convicted sex offender. He also has failed to check in with the Department of Correction as he is on DOC supervision. Bates is wanted by law enforcement and was last seen in the Belfair area Wednesday (November 20, 2013) morning. He is described as a white male, six feet tall, 165 pounds, with brown hair and brown. Continue reading

Law Enforcement Quickly Find Missing Sex Offender

thomas dean gibsonCUSTODYA transient sex offender who failed to follow his registration requirements and was wanted by law enforcement Thursday morning was quickly apprehended. The bulletin reporting 47-year-old Thomas Dean Gibson missing was released about 9 AM. Just after 1 PM, the Mason County Sheriff’s Office reported Gibson was apprehended without incident by Sheriff’s Detectives and Shelton Police Officers inside the city. He was booked into Mason County Jail.

Sex Offender In Custody

James Henry ChristyCUSTODYThe Mason County Sheriff’s Office has apprehended a missing homeless sex offender. Sheriff’s Detectives took 54-year-old James Henry Christy into custody Thursday morning. He is now in the Mason County Jail.

Sheriff’s Office Looking for Missing Sex Offender

James Henry Christy WANTEDThe Mason County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a homeless sex offender who has failed to check-in as a transient sex offender and has two outstanding warrants. 54-year-old James Henry Christy is required to register as a sex offender due to numerous sex crime convictions including Felony Indecent Exposure and two counts of Indecent Liberties with Forcible Compulsion. The most recent conviction was in 2010 when Christy exposed himself to a 52-year-old woman in a common area of an apartment complex. The other convictions stem from Christy, at age 38, sexually abusing two girls, ages 5 and 6, while he was babysitting. Eventually, the sexual molestation escalated to rape.  Continue reading

Missing Sex Offender

DEREK ALAN LEVASSEURThe Mason County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a sex offender show has absconded from his registered residence. According to a sex offender information bulletin, 24-year-old Derek Alan Levasseur is required to register as a sex offender due to Kitsap County convictions for Rape of a Child 3rd Degree and Communication with a Minor for Immoral Purposes in 2010. These convictions stem from Levasseur, at age 21, sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl on multiple occasions. The Sheriff’s Office says Levasseur moved from his registered address, was living unregistered at another address and now his whereabouts are unknown. Continue reading