Several sex offenders arrested in Bladen County
BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Investigators with the US Marshals Service said eight sex offenders in the county were arrested for failing to register with the system.
Marshals said the sweep began last week and involved several agencies including the Bladen County Sheriff’s Office and Elizabethtown Police Department. Officials verified the compliance of 69 registered sex offenders, seized items including laptops, drug paraphernalia and firearms. Additional charges are pending, they said.
By law, registered sex offenders must update their address whenever he/she moves. Anyone can find registered sex offenders here.