Benton County Issues Level 3 Sex Offender Alert

<p>Terry Ty Kuhlman</p>

Terry Ty Kuhlman

The Benton County Sheriff's Office is notifying the public of a Level III sex offender release.

23-year-old Rudy Cruz Valencia, Jr. lives on the 13000 block of West Johnson Road in Prosser.

He was convicted in Ocotber 2009 in Benton County of communiction with a minor for immoral purpose and in February 2014 covicted again in Benton County of communication with a minor for immoral purpose with aggravating circumstances, assault 4th with sexual motivation and furnishing liquor to minors.

He is currently under DOC supervision

This notification is to inform the public only.