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Rapist hired to work as security guard at rape victims help center

By Mason White 2:10 PM August 7, 2017
Damon Rodgers
Damon Rodgers
By: Emily Lewis  WorldWideWeirdNews.com

People were shocked to learn that a convicted rapist was working as a security guard at a rape victims center in California.

The Fresno Police Department said that they have arrested 40-year-old Damon Rodgers, after being accused of illegally being in possession of a weapon.

Rodgers has been charged with one count of a felon in possession of a gun. He was booked into the Fresno County Jail, and bail has been set at $386,000.

According to police detective Israel Reyes, a concerned citizen called police to report that Rodgers was working as a security guard at the Rape Counseling Services, which is located on North Blackstone Avenue.

Rodgers was convicted of rape and attempted rape. He was banned from possessing firearms.

A spokesperson for Rape Counseling Services, said that the center did not hire Rodgers directly as they worked with a security company.

The crisis center had no idea that Rodgers was a convicted felon.