AG: Ohio man was looking to have sex with KY children


FRANKFORT, KY. (WTVQ) – An Ohio man is accused of seeking sex with children in Kentucky.

The Office of the Attorney General announced the arrest of 35-year-old Lester Lee Perine Jr., of Canton Ohio.

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Perine was indicted back on January 18 by a Franklin County grand jury.

Attorney General Andy Beshear says his office’s Cyber Crimes Unit received information that Perine was using the internet to induce a minor to engage in sex with him.

He is also accused of possessing child pornography and impersonating a police officer.

Perine is in the Stark County Jail in Canton, Ohio, awaiting extradition back to Kentucky.