Four men caught in AG child predator sting

Jarrett Hoskins, Ricky Cornish, Joseph Leavitt and Michael Steward

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – Four men have been arrested after an undercover child predator sting in Franklin county.

According to the Attorney General’s Office, Jarrett Hoskins, Ricky Cornish, Joseph Leavitt and Michael Steward were all arrested between May 16th and May 17th as part of the Attorney General’s Cyber Crimes Unit’s “Operation Shielded Child.”

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All four men are accused of using an electronic device to get a minor to perform sexual activities.

The commonwealth’s attorney’s office will now handle the prosecution.

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