Broken Arrow police arrest man suspected of sex crimes against children

According to the Broken Arrow police department, they arrested Noel McFadden, 70, on complaints of child sex abuse. (BAPD/KTUL)

A man is in jail after being arrested on multiple complaints of sex crimes against children.

Broken Arrow police say Noel McFadden, 70, was arrested Thursday on eight complaints of child sex abuse. Police say McFadden was under investigation before his arrest.

Officers previously responded to a call about allegations of lewd molestation near West Kenosha Street and North Elm Place.

McFadden was arrested without incident, according to police.

Broken Arrow police confirm McFadden is a former Tulsa police officer who was assigned to Tulsa International Airport.

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