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Authorities Call 'Operation Scarecrow' a Success

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Authorities are calling last month's 'Operation Scarecrow' a success. Law enforcement say they arrested only two people.

Officers say they contacted 141 registered sex offenders and conducted surveillance of 20 offenders during the 9th annual operation.

The two arrests involved alcohol intoxication and probation violation.  

Authorities say no controlled substances were seized.

The purpose of Operation Scarecrow is to ensure there's no contact between supervised sex offenders and children around Halloween.

 

 

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