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Man Indicted After Internet Sex Sting

A Franklin County man has been indicted after he was arrested during an internet sting.

Police say Fred Leonard tried to meet for sex with what he thought was a 14-year-old girl, but it ended up being an undercover officer.

Leonard is an employee at Kentucky State University.

The Franklin State Journal reports police say Leonard sent suggestive pictures of himself. If convicted, he could face one to five years in prison.


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