Lexington Man Arrested In On-line Sting

He thought he was talking to a teenage girl on the Internet, it turns out he was chatting with police. Now, a Lexington man is in trouble with the law.

35-year-old William Pittman is charged with unlawful use of an electronic device to solicit sex with a minor.

Investigators arrested Pittman on Wednesday after an on-line sting.

Police say Pittman had conversations with a 14-year-old girl about meeting for sex It turns out the girl was actually a state police officer.

Pittman entered a not guilty plea in court on Thursday.


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  • by Upset Mom Location: Kentucky on Sep 20, 2007 at 11:30 AM
    HELLO!!!! It is against the law to be a pervert especially when it involves CHILDREN! You just don't get it do you?? Its a shame that we fear letting our children outside to play in their own yards because of twisted people like you. I think if castration was the consequence then maybe crimes like these would cease to exist and our children would be much safer.
  • by Yo Location: Yo Town on Aug 29, 2007 at 05:51 AM
    I'm a pervert. Is it against the law now to be a pervert? Answer: Nope.
  • by Karen Location: Nicholasville on Aug 24, 2007 at 07:42 AM
    I AGREE WITH YOU MOM!!!! I know that if I had a daughter then I would probably castrate them myself if you want to know the truth. It is a shame that we have to live in a world where this kind of thing goes on all of the time. I am the mother of two boys and I know that if some pervert targeted my boys then they better hope that the authorities get them before I do. You just don't mess with innocent little children.
  • by mom Location: KY on Aug 23, 2007 at 08:53 PM
    I am glad they got this ONE-now let's hope they keep going. There are probably a thousand more in KY alone. It ought to be mandatory castration for the perverts.

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