TIPTON, Ind. (WLFI) — Police have arrested a convicted sex offender from White County after he was found working on school grounds in Tipton County.
The sheriff's office was called to Tipton Middle School Monday afternoon by a school resource officer who reported a possible sex offender on school property.
According to police, 26-year-old Todd Nicholas of Burnettsville, was part of a work crew doing maintenance on school grounds. After investigating, the school's online "Raptor" system alerted office staff that Nicholas was a possible sex offender.
Nicholas was convicted of child molesting in White County in 2012. He was arrested for unlawful entry of school property by a serious sex offender.