Two sex offenders recently have registered addresses in Aberdeen.
James H. Christy, 54, a Level 3 sex offender, was recently released from prison and now lives in the 400 block of East Heron Street. He was convicted of indecent exposure in Kitsap County in 2010, indecent liberties with forcible compulsion in Mason County in 1993 and indecent exposure and public indecency also in 1993.
Brian L. Young, 48, a Level 2 sex offender, was convicted of first-degree child molestation in Newton County, Ga. in 2004. He moved from Central Park to the 400 block of East Heron Street.
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.