The Thurston County Sheriff’s Office has issued a general notification regarding level 3 sex offender, John Thomas Vandervort.
Vandervort, 38, pleaded guilty in March, 2009, to one count of third-degree rape of a child, and was sentenced to 60 months in prison. The conviction stems from Vandervort, at 31, having sexual contact with two females, 14 and 15 years of age.
Vandervort has indicated he will reside in the 400 block of 171st Avenue, in Tenino. He is described as a white male 5 feet 8 inches and 190 lbs., with blond hair and blue eyes.
If the public has questions or concerns regarding Vandervort, or any other registered sex offender living in Thurston County, log on to www.co.thurston.wa.us/sheriff, and click on “Sex Offender Watch,” or call 360-754-2894 or 360-786-5527.