HANOVER, Md. (WJZ) — Maryland State Police said a 42-year-old man from Anne Arundel County was arrested and charged with one count of sexual solicitation of a minor.

Maryland State Police said Catalino Lopez Cordova of Gambrills solicited sex from an undercover trooper who posed as a child on the internet.

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Investigators said Cordova initiated a conversation Thursday with the trooper on an online dating app while the trooper was posing as a 14-year-old girl.

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Cordova reportedly arranged a meeting with the girl that day in Hanover. When he arrived at the meeting place, he was arrested.

Catalino Lopez Cordova, MSP

 

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