A Pennsylvania sex offender convicted in 2006 of a sex offense currently living near the Spanish Lake community has been arrested by Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies according to Natchitoches Parish Sheriff Stuart Wright.

Brad Eugene Brown, 45, residing at 4370 Hwy 485 in the Spanish Lake community near Robeline, La. was arrested this morning at his residence, then transported and booked into the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender in Natchitoches Parish.

Brown had been living in the Spanish Lake area since the weekend of July 4, 2020 and is also believed to be non-compliant in the State of Pennsylvania according to Lt. Jonathan Byles of the NPSO Criminal Investigations Division Sex Offender Child Predator Registry.

Brown remains in the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center.

Any person who is convicted or adjudicated of an offense under the laws of another state, military, territorial, foreign, tribal, or federal law for which R.S. 15:542 requires registration shall be submect to an shall comply with all of the registration requirements with three business days of establishing a residence in Louisiana and shall comply with all notification requirements required by the law within 21 business days of establishing a residence in Louisiana, certified copies of court records pertaining to the offense or offenses which require registration as a sex offender, including but not limited to the bill of information, indictment, court minutes and final disposition.


  1. Do you know you can go to the sheriff’s website, enter your address, and find out if there are any sex offenders from within a .25 mile to a 5 mile radius of your home? You can even sign up for emergency e-mail alerts. Click on the Safety Tips button and find pages with facts about sex offenders, information on how to talk to kids, a list of adult behaviors that may signal sexual interest in children, and behavioral and physical warning signs that a child has been abused. Plus, there 17 community awareness fliers listing tips for kids and parents to keep safe in all types of situations, from shopping during the holidays to safely handling fireworks, (and you can download and print out all of them!). A great resource for parents, teachers, or anyone who cares about keeping children safe.

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