According to TV Line, Patton Oswalt has just signed on for a recurring role in the fourth season of FX’s Justified. The site is reporting that in the show he’ll play Bob Sweeney, "a local constable who went to high school with Raylan and has been hired by the lawman to watch Arlo’s house." Oswalt has appeared in numerous TV shows and movies recently such as Young Adult, Futurama, and Two and a Half Men.

We’ll see how he transitions to Justified's unique brand of drama when the fourth season debuts in early 2013.

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[via TV Line]