Sex offender arrested after being spotted in an Evansville park

Crime

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – A sex offender is in custody after Evansville Police spotted him in a park on Friday night.

Officers say they found Antonio Barker, 61, of Evansville, in a park near the 800 block of Sunset Avenue. The officers say they knew Barker was a sex offender so they approached him.

When Barker was unable to provide a valid ID he was taken into custody.

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