Providence Residents React to Registered Sex Offender List

Providence's latest murder has sparked a sex offender controversy in the city's Silver Lake section.

ABC6 News has learned the 41-year-old victim, Michael DiRaimo, was set to go on trial for second degree child molestation charges. Police aren't saying whether that was a motive for his murder, but a local organization wants the neighborhood to keep a close eye on children as they've uncovered some shocking numbers.

ABC6 Reporter Erin Logan hit the streets, to see what people in the Silver Lake section of Providence think about the number of registered sex offenders in the area…

Also, Assistant Attorney General Bethany Macktaz explained on ABC6 News at 5PM what the AG's office is doing to improve and re-organize the state's online registry system.