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Level III sex offender in Benton County

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BENTON COUNTY, Wash. -- Benton County Sheriff's Deputies say there's a level three sex offender registered in the area. They say 27-year-old Steven Michael Baird is a transient in Benton County. He is 5'10" tall, weighing 170 lbs with brown hair and brown eyes.

Baird was convicted of third degree rape of a child back in 2006 and communication with a minor for immoral purposes in 2002, both in Benton County.

Baird is currently under Department of Corrections supervision. He is not wanted by police at this time.