SPOKANE, Wash. - UPDATE: Peterschick has now moved to the 200 block of W. Sprague Avenue.
A level 3 registered sex offender has been released into the Spokane Area.
The Spokane County Sheriff's Office is releasing information on the offender as per RCW 4.24.550, which requires law enforcement to inform the public of a sex offender release when they think it will increase public safety.
Level 3 sex offenders have a potential to re-offend.
59-year-old James Anthony Peterschick has brown hair and brown eyes. He lives in the 300 block of W. 2nd Avenue.
Peterschick was convicted of third degree child rape and second degree assault with sexual motivation in 1986, and sexual intercourse without consent in 1990.
Peterschick has been known to go by the names Peter A. Peterschick, and Tony Peterschick.