Sex Offender Arrested Outside of Daycare in Franklin Co.

Sex Offender Arrested Outside of Daycare in Franklin Co.

Franklin Co. – A convicted sex offender is behind bars after he was found sitting outside of a West Frankfort Daycare on Thursday. According to a release from the Franklin Co. Sheriff’s Office, 43-year-old Donald Singleton of Logan was arrested when deputies responded to an ambulance call at a child daycare facility just outside of West Frankfort. When deputies arrived they found Singleton parked in his vehicle in front of the daycare. Daycare facilities are treated the same as a school zone in terms of protections from sex offenders. Singleton was taken into custody for being present in a school zone as well as unlawful possession of methamphetamine. Each is a class 4 felony.  Singleton is being held in the Franklin County Jail awaiting bail and formal charges.

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