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Police: Sex Offender Found At School

ST. MARYS, Ga. – A Florida registered sex offender was arrested in St. Marys, Ga., after police said he was found on the property of an elementary school.

Michael Crawford is charged with several counts, including loitering and prowling.

According to a police report, several people told an officer that Crawford was inside Crooked River Elementary School on Monday afternoon asking for gas money.

The report says Crawford told the officer his car ran out of gas in the school's parking lot, even though there was a gas station a block away.

The officer found pink cupcakes, a pack of Spree candy and a blanket in Crawford's car, according to the report.