Level 3 offender to move to Wells

Published 10:06 pm Monday, June 25, 2018

A high-risk predatory offender is expected to be released from prison and move into Wells July 9, according to a notification on Friday by the Wells Police Department.

Thomas Duane Eckert

Thomas Duane Eckert, 44, is expected to move to the area of 10th Street Southeast and Fourth Avenue Southeast.

Eckert, a Level 3 offender, is described as being 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighing 156 pounds. He has brown hair and hazel eyes.

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According to the information sheet, Eckert has a history of sexual contact with boys and girls ages 6 to 11. Contact included sexual touching and penetration. He was known to his victims and provided alcohol to one.

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