Dartmouth police arrest unregistered sex offender living in woods behind elementary school

Dartmouth police shared this photo of Robert Magrath, Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022.

DARTMOUTH, Mass. (WLNE) — Dartmouth police said that they arrested an unregistered sex offender early Thursday morning who was living in the wood behind an elementary school.

Det. Kyle Costa said 47-year-old Robert Magrath was charged with failing to register as a level three sex offender.

Costa said Magrath was “living in an encampment” in the woods behind Potter Elementary School.

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