The Mason County Sheriff's Office has issued a general notification regarding level 3 sex offender, Sheldon Wayne Dods, 52, who has registered to live in the 1400 block of Edgewood Avenue, in Shelton.
Dods is required to register as a sex offender due to multiple sex crime convictions:
According to the news release:
Dods was convicted on Sept. 29, 1989, of 1st degree child molestation. The conviction stems from Dods, at age 28, sexually assaulting a three-year-old little girl who was the daughter of a friend's friend.
On March 15, 1993, Dods was convicted of indecent exposure, at 32, after exposing himself to a four-year-old girl who a next-door neighbor.
Dods was convicted again on Sept. 7, 1995, of 1st degree attempted child molestation. The conviction stems from Dods, at 33, sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl who was the daughter of a friend.
Sheldon Wayne Dods is described as a white male, 5 feet 7 inches and 215 lbs., with brown hair and blue eyes.
If you have information regarding current criminal activity of this or any other offender, you should call 911. For other sex offender information, visit http://so.co.mason.wa.us, and go to "Offender watch."