ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Maryland State Police arrested a person Wednesday on prices he solicited intercourse from an undercover trooper who was posing as a baby over the web in Anne Arundel County.
Richard Lenham, 78, of Annapolis, is charged with one rely of sexual solicitation of a minor.
In keeping with a preliminary investigation, a trooper with the Maryland State Police Pc Crimes Unit on Thursday was monitoring an internet relationship utility whereas posing as a 14-year-old boy.
Lenham initiated an internet dialog with the purpose of soliciting a sexual encounter with the minor, police stated.
The suspect instructed assembly with whom he thought was the minor that day in Annapolis.
In keeping with a preliminary investigation, Lenham arrived at that location at about 1:25 p.m. Maryland State Police, with help from a particular agent assigned to the FBI’s Maryland Baby Exploitation Process Power, arrested the suspect on the scene.
He was transported to the Anne Arundel County Detention Middle the place he’s being held with out bond.