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Sexual predator wanted in Illinois caught & released in GA

DECATUR CO., GA (WALB) -

By LeiLani Golden - bio | email

DECATUR, COUNTY, GA (WALB) – Decatur County Sheriff's Deputies caught a sexual predator wanted in Illinois but had to let him go.

The deputies noticed a suspicious looking van Sunday evening.

When they did a routine check on the passengers 39-year old Stephen McClure's name came back with an outstanding arrest warrant and weapons charge.

But deputies let McClure go after receiving word that Illinois authorities would not come to Georgia to pick him up.

 

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