Aberdeen sex offender registers as homeless

A Level 2 sex offender has registered as a transient, according to the Aberdeen Police Department. He had been living in the 100 block of East First Street.

Daniel T. Jarvis, 26, was convicted of sexual abuse in Lane County, Ore., in 2001.

Law enforcement agencies are authorized under state law to inform the public when a convicted sex offender or kidnapping offender is released from custody or changes addresses. The offenders also are required to register their residence with the Sheriff’s office in the county where they will be residing.

The police report noted there are more than 19,000 sex or kidnapping offenders currently living in Washington state. Approximately 400 of these are registered to Grays Harbor County addresses. About 150 are registered to addresses within the city limits of Aberdeen.