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Feb. 1, 2012ST. JOSEPH, MO |  By: Swetnam

Sex Sting

A St. Joseph man is arrested after police say he tried to arrange a meeting with an under-aged girl.

Detective Thomas Cates with the Buchanan County Sheriff's Office and the Western Missouri Cyber Crimes Unit says 25 year old Jeremy Cain believed he was writing to an under-aged girl in an Internet chat room Monday. Cain reportedly made arrangements to meet the girl for a sexual encounter. Cain was arrested when he arrived at the agreed upon location yesterday morning. Cates says search warrants have been issued and the investigation is on-going.