Texas Man Accused of Soliciting Underage Girls

4 years 7 months 1 week ago Thursday, March 06 2014 Mar 6, 2014 Thursday, March 06, 2014 5:05:59 PM CST March 06, 2014 in News
By: The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - A Texas man faces federal charges of traveling to Missouri to have sex with two underage girls after agreeing to pay $400 to a police officer who posed as their father.

The U.S. attorney's office says 40-year-old John Paul Christian was unwittingly communicating with a Kansas City officer on a social media site when he made plans to meet the girls, 11 and 15.

Christian was arrested after flying to Kansas City on Saturday and was charged Wednesday. Investigators said a search of his motel room yielded a notebook containing a letter telling the 15-year-old he wanted to get her pregnant with a baby girl so they could both sexually molest her.

Christian's hometown in Texas was not listed. It wasn't immediately clear Thursday whether he had obtained an attorney.

 

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