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Unregistered sex offender worked at Parks and Rec before arrest

Bobby Laderrel Freeman (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.) Bobby Laderrel Freeman (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.)
BLYTHEVILLE, AR (KAIT) -

Elroy Brown, director of Blytheville’s Parks and Recreation Department, confirmed Friday that a sex offender recently arrested had worked for his department.

On Monday, police arrested Bobby Laderrel Freeman, 32, for failure to register as a sex offender (social media) and for parole violation.

He was one of 10 men taken into custody as part of “Operation MISSCO n May.”

Brown told Region 8 News that, prior to his arrest, Freeman had worked in Parks and Recreation.

The city fired Freeman after learning of his arrest and sex offender status.

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