Sutton man charged with child luring
A Sutton man is facing a child luring charge following a police investigation.
According to a press release from the Kawartha Lakes OPP, officers responded to a concern from a parent of a 12-year-old female who reported that an older male had been engaging in inappropriate conversations with the young female over social media.
On March 26, following an investigation, 44-year-old Billy Linstead of Sutton was arrested and charged with luring a person under 16 years of age by means of telecommunication.
The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice in Lindsay.