Local firefighter out on bond after being arrested for online enticement of a minor


Firefighter arrested in connection with an internet child porn sting

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) — A Fayetteville firefighter is out of jail after trying to meet a 14-year-old girl for sex online.

Scott Royal was arrested last week by agents with Homeland Security Investigations.

It was part of a joint operation with Arkansas State Police and local law enforcement targeting online sexual predators during Bikes, Blues & BBQ.

Royal posted a $5,000 bond on Tuesday.

He is barred from contact with minors outside of supervised visits with his children.

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