Tucson man who tried to lure minor for sex gets probation

2014-01-13T17:30:00Z 2014-01-15T14:41:13Z Tucson man who tried to lure minor for sex gets probationArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
January 13, 2014 5:30 pm  • 

A man who tried to lure a teenager for sexual purposes was sentenced to three years’ probation on Monday.

Pima County Superior Court Howard Fell sentenced Mohamad Rishard Packeer after he pleaded guilty to solicitation to luring a minor for sexual exploitation. Packeer also must register as a sex offender.

He was arrested after police found an ad he placed on Craigslist seeking women of all ages.

Police responded to the ad, posing as a 14-year-old girl. Over several days of online conversations, Packeer sent sexually explicit messages and requested a meeting.

Police arrested him at the meeting site.

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