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Grant County Official: Level 3 Sex Offender Moves To Ephrata

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KHQ.COM - The Grant County Sheriff's Office is letting the public know about a Level 3 Sex Offender that has moved to Ephrata. He's identified as Keith Leon Chartier.

PRESS RELEASE FROM GRANT COUNTY:

Caucasian Male, age 41 years
Brown hair, Blue eyes
Residence: 10400 block of Road A-Northwest, EPHRATA
Convicted of: Indecent liberties.
Convicted Date: May 31 1991


The individuals who appear on such notifications have been convicted of a sex offense that requires registration with the Sheriff's Office in the county of their residence. Further, their previous criminal history places them in a classification level which reflects the potential to reoffend.

This individual has served the sentence imposed on them by the courts. HE/SHE IS NOT WANTED BY 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.

If you have any questions about our community awareness program, please call: 509-754-2011 or e-mail Deputy Jay Atwood at jatwood@co.grant.wa.us.

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