Police: Sex Offender Rode In Ice Cream Truck

Police: Sex Offender Rode In Ice Cream Truck

CREATED Jul 16, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP/NewsChannel 5) - Police in Nashville have arrested a convicted sex offender after officers reported spotting the man in the passenger seat of an ice cream truck.

Larry Lawrence Frierson registered as a violent sex offender in 2006 after he was convicted of two counts of attempted aggravated sexual battery of a 4-year-old boy.

On July 10, officers monitoring Frierson saw him in a green and blue van selling ice cream to children in the east Nashville area.

Police arrested Frierson Monday morning and charged him with pursuing illegal employment for a convicted sex offender and with violating the sex offender registry for a second time.

He remained in jail Tuesday morning on a $15,000 bond

Jail records did not list an attorney for Frierson.

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