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Convicted sex offender found living with children

Gregory Battles (Source: Morgan County Sheriff) Gregory Battles (Source: Morgan County Sheriff)
HARTSELLE, AL (WAFF) -

A convicted sex offender was found living at a home with children in Hartselle.

Deputies said they were issued a warrant on Gregory Battles after he failed to register his residence.

Officials were dispatched to a home on Huckaby Bridge Road in Hartselle. When they arrived, they found Battle at the location living with four minor children.

Battle had been convicted of sexually abusing a child under 12

Battles was arrested and charged with failure to register as a sexual offender, failure to notify a residency change of address and four counts of living with a minor as a sexual offender where prohibited.

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