Minot man in custody for luring a minor
Published: May. 20, 2023 at 12:26 PM CDT
BISMARCK, N.D. (KFYR) - A Minot man is in custody after Bismarck Police say he attempted to solicit sexual acts from a person he believed was a 16-year-old girl.
Police say 34-year-old Jesse Kuntz sent explicit messages and asked a person to meet at a Bismarck mall for sexual acts.
According to police, Kuntz believed he was communicating with a 16-years-old. The person was actually an officer.
Officers say they found Kuntz at the mall waiting to meet the 16-year-old.
Police say Kuntz admitted to messaging and waiting to meeting someone he believed to be underage.
He is charged with luring minors by computer.
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