Underage sex sting in Amsterdam leads to arrests
AMSTERDAM — Four men have been arrested on charges stemming from an underage sex sting, Amsterdam Police reported Friday.
The two-day investigation, tagged “Operation Trick or Treat to Catch a Predator,” netted four arrests, three of them local, the department reported.
“In less than 48 hours these four individuals preyed on (what they thought was) an underage child and had committed a criminal offense,” officials said in a posting on the department’s Facebook page. “More charges are likely to come.”
Utah County man who works with troubled youth arrested for child pornography
A 32-year-old Spanish Fork, Utah man, who told police he works with troubled youth, is facing charges after police say they found child pornography on a USB drive inside his bedroom.
Police found at least 60 images and videos of girls as young as four to six being orally sodomized, as well as other sexual acts.
Man accused of raping girl, dropping her off as mother talked with police about her disappearance
CROWN POINT — Charges filed Thursday allege a LaPorte man raped a 13-year-old girl and dropped her off several houses down from her residence as her mother spoke with Hobart police.
Tyler P. Curtis, 20, was taken to the Hobart Police Department on Aug. 21 for questioning after the girl told police she sneaked out to meet Curtis and he raped her in his truck while parked in a lot off Hobart Road, Lake Criminal Court records show.