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Sex offenders register to live in Pierce County

The following convicted sex offenders have recently registered to live in Pierce County.

Each is categorized as a Level 3 sex offender – those considered most likely to commit similar crimes. None is wanted by law enforcement officers at this time.

All convicted sex offenders registered to live in Tacoma and Pierce County are listed on the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department’s website at www.piercesheriff.org.

Shawn P. Tanzy

Age: 34.

Description: 5 feet 9 and 230 pounds, black hair and brown eyes.

Where registered to live: Transient, Pierce County.

Criminal history: Convicted in 2000 of third-degree child molestation in Thurston County for sexually assaulting a teenage girl he met at the mall. Also has convictions for failing to register as a sex offender in Thurston and Gray Harbor counties.

Sex offender treatment: Unknown whether he participated in a treatment program while incarcerated.

For more information: Call Pierce County sheriff’s detective Ray Shaviri at 253-798-2689.

Arne Lee Craig

Age: 61.

Description: 5 feet 8 and 190 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes.

Where registered to live: Transient, Pierce County.

Criminal history: Convicted in 1994 of first-degree rape in Pierce County for repeatedly sexually assaulting a young male family member.

Sex offender treatment: Temporarily participated in a community treatment program but was sent back to prison when he stopped participating.

For more information: Call sheriff’s detective Shaviri at 253-798-2689.

Jeffrey L. Wilson

Age: 61.

Description: 5 feet 9 and 160 pounds, brown hair with brown eyes.

Where registered to live: 7400 block of South Warner Street, Tacoma.

Criminal history: Convicted in 1994 of communication with a minor for immoral purposes in Pierce County for sexually assaulting two young girls who were playing in their backyard. Convicted in 1985 of criminal trespass in 1985 and 1981 for stealing women’s underwear from washing machines in people’s homes. Convicted in 1976 and 1980 of indecent liberties for sexually assaulting underage girls. Convicted in 1975 of disorderly conduct – annoying an adult female. Convicted in 1974 of breach of peace for picking up a woman he didn’t know and holding her against her will in his vehicle. Convicted in 2001 of voyeurism for an incident involving an 8-year-old girl in a public restroom.

Sex offender treatment: Participates in a treatment program while incarcerated at the Special Commitment Center on McNeil Island.

For more information: Call Tacoma police detectives Douglas Fuller at 253-591-5989 or Christie Yglesias at 253-591-5869.

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