Level 2 sex offender registers as transient

The Thurston County Sheriff's Office is notifying the public that Level 2 sex offender Gary Jon Zacher has registered indicating that he plans to live in the county as a transient.

Zacher pleaded guilty Oct. 7, 1997, in Thurston County Juvenile Court to a charge of first-degree child molestation. The conviction stems from Zacher, at 13, sexually assaulting a 3-year-old girl he knew.

Zacher, 26, is white, 6 feet 1 inch and 220 pounds, with grayish hair and blue eyes.

For information about any transient sex offender living in Thurston County, call Detective Roland Weiss at 360-754-2894.