ALERT: Level 3 Sex Offender Living Transient Lifestyle In Spokan - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

ALERT: Level 3 Sex Offender Living Transient Lifestyle In Spokane Area

SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane County Sheriff's Office is alerting the public about a level 3 sex offender that has moved into our area and is leaving the transient lifestyle. He's identified as 48-year-old David Harold Werstein. Werstein was convicted of 1st Degree Rape in 1990 in Lewis
County and served 211 months. His victim was a 13-year-old female stranger. He is no longer under Department of Corrections supervision.


This individual has served the sentence imposed on them by the courts. HE/SHE IS NOT WANTED BY THE LAW ENFORCEMENT AT THIS TIME. THIS NOTIFICATION IS NOT INTENDED TO INCREASE FEAR; RATHER IT IS OUR BELIEF THAT AN INFORMED PUBLIC IS A SAFER PUBLIC. Law Enforcement has no legal authority to direct where a sex offender may or may not live. Unless court ordered restrictions exist, this offender is constitutionally free to live wherever he/she chooses.

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