Tucson man accused of luring a minor for sex

2014-02-18T19:49:00Z 2014-02-19T09:15:09Z Tucson man accused of luring a minor for sexKimberly Matas Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
February 18, 2014 7:49 pm  • 

A Tucson man who thought he was meeting a minor for sex was arrested Tuesday when police showed up instead.

Roy Combs, 30, was booked into the Pima County jail and faces one count each of aggravated luring a minor for sexual exploitation and attempted sexual conduct with a minor.

In January, the Tucson Police Department’s Internet Crimes Against Children Unit developed information that a man was using a social networking website to solicit underage juveniles for sex, Sgt. Chris Widmer, a spokesman for the Tucson Police Department, said in a news release.

Detectives initiated an investigation and were able to identify the suspect as Combs.

Tuesday, Combs went to a midtown location expecting to meet a juvenile for sex, Widmer said. Instead, detectives from TPD and agents from the U.S. Marshals Service arrested him.

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