Investigators: Sanford man tried to solicit 14-year-old for sex online
Posted April 22, 2015
Sanford, N.C. — A 46-year-old Sanford man was charged Tuesday after attempting to meet a 14-year-old girl he contacted on Facebook, according to the Lee County Sheriff's Office.
William Dennis Place, of 4120 Farmstead Road, is charged with taking indecent liberties with a child and soliciting a child by a computer or other electronic device to commit an unlawful sex act resulting in appearance at the meeting location.
Place was being held in the Lee County jail Wednesday under a $100,000 secured bond.