A Lacey man went to a Chehalis apartment complex thinking he would meet a 22-year-old woman and her 13-year-old sister for a “casual encounter.” Instead, he was met by Lewis County Sheriff’s Office deputies.
Larry R. White responded to a “casual encounters” advertisement on Craigslist.com on June 24, according to court documents.
The 41-year-old man thought he was communicating with a 22-year-old Chehalis woman who wanted to trade sex with her and her 13-year-old sister for rent money.
In reality, he was communicating with Detective Kevin Engelbertson.
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When White showed up at the Chehalis apartment complex on June 25, he brought Mike’s Hard Lemonade and $75, court documents state. White was arrested and later charged with second-degree attempted child molestation.
His bail was set at $20,000.