We had surveillance all over the place in undercover vehicles. We had in excess of 25 officers on this at any given time.
And it’s challenging for us as well, as more potential predators become aware of our investigations.
If there’s anything else you wanna tell us about why you’re here and what you’ve been doing, we’d like to hear it.
If not, you’re clearly free to walk out the door you came in.
ansen: I thought it would be cool to come over here after having a chat that went somewhat like this: “So, if I wanted to bend you over and just shove it in your ass and it hurt pretty bad, you wouldn’t do anything, would you?
” (reading chat) “Yeah, I would scream and try to hit you.” Hansen: I’m Chris Hansen with Dateline NBC, and we’re doing a story on adults who try to pickup young boys and girls online for sex.
He is charged with an attempted lewd act upon a child.
Under California law, attempting to have sex with someone under the age of 14 is a felony punishable by up to four years in prison. He’s the first in a long line of men who will be arrested by the Long Beach police department over the next three days. Lee De Brabander: Just planning this, alone, was a huge event.