Sheriff searching for felony sex offender on the lam

OLYMPIA, Wash. -- The Thurston County Sheriff's Office is looking for a felony sex offender who reportedly didn't check in with the Sheriff's Office June 2 and failed to register as a sex offender.

According to the Sheriff's Office, 30-year-old Shane Morse was likely in Seattle until a few days ago and has possibly moved on to the Spokane area.

Morse was convicted of assault in September 2003 and failure to register as a sex offender in July 2010.

The Sheriff's Office is warning the public not to approach or contact Morse.