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WARREN COUNTY, OH (FOX19) -- A man is sentenced after he tried to meet with a teen boy for sex online when it was actually a police officer.
23-year-old Charles Garitson was convicted of importuning in January and was sentenced to thirty days in jail and three years of community control Wednesday.
Garitson will also be labled a Tier 1 sex offender that will require him to register his address once a year for fifteen years.
The incident began when Garitson was having an Internet conversations with who he thought was a 15-year-old boy. The boy was actually a police officer.
He arranged to meet the teen with the intent of having sexual relations with him. When Garitson arrived at the meeting place he was immediately arrested.