A high-level sex offender is now living homeless in Benton County.
Dale Edward Rainier, 46, recently notified the sheriff’s office he is a transient.
He is a Level 3 sex offender, considered the most likely to re-offend.
Rainier has a 2004 third-degree sexual assault conviction from Connecticut. He is currently under Department of Corrections supervision.
Anyone with questions or concerns can call the sheriff’s office at 509-735-6555 ext. 3843