Man Arrested For Sexually Enticing Minor

(Cedar Rapids, IA) -- A man is in custody accused of sexually enticing a minor.

According to Cedar Rapids Police, 27-year-old Walter Conkright of Cincinnati, Ohio was detained Wednesday, October 25th at around 6:48 p.m. after they were contacted by Bikers Against Predators, a non-profit organization, to capture online child predators.

One member with the organization posed as a 13-year-old girl on a dating app called MeetMe, where Conkright invited the member to a Residence Inn on 33rd Avenue SW.

They said the man was attempting to meet and engage in illegal sexual activity with the group member posing as a minor.

Cedar Rapids officers met with the group before confronting Conkright and booking him into the Linn County Correctional Facility.

He is charged with Enticing a Minor- Under Age 16.

Conkright's hearing is scheduled for November 3rd.

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