Mravinc knocked on the hotel room door, providing the code word “Skittles,” and was arrested.
He had negotiated the purchase of a sex act for , urging the decoy, who he thought was a 17-year-old girl, to take a lowered fee “because something is better than nothing,” he said. After being told the ages of the girls, Aylward negotiated 0 for sex with both of them, without a condom.
21-22, at a Woodbury gas station and the largest of which took place Thursday, Sept. The Lake Elmo city attorney expects to charge a 15th person, a woman, with gross misdemeanor prostitution in a public place. Six of the remaining 13 men charged after the prostitution sting at the Red Roof Inn made recent appearances in Washington County District Court. Paul Park and Woodbury were also among those charged Friday, Sept. Charged with engagement in prostitution of a 16- or 17-year-old were: Kevin Michael Aylward, 59, of Burnsville; Gordon Patrick Jones, 33, of Clayton, Wis.; and Kyle Michael Segermark, 21, of Gem Lake.
He was in Minnesota for work and had heard his coworkers talking about paying for sex from the classifieds and decided to try it.
Officers placed an ad on the male escort section of Backpage describing a young man and his genitals and stating: “Rainy day blues so I’m waiting for fun guys.”On Sept.
21, Schroeder responded to the ad with text message, inquiring about paying for sex.
Liu was arrested in downtown Lake Elmo, while the others were arrested at the Red Roof Inn. Paul police departments and Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office, to conduct an Internet-based sting, targeting juvenile child exploitation and human trafficking.
It is unclear how or if Liu’s case relates to the others. According to the complaints: Those who replied to law enforcement’s Backpage ads exchanged text messages with an undercover police officer decoy.
He planned to split the cost of the room in exchange for sex. That day, O’Boyle came to the same room looking to pay for a half-hour with two girls, who he believed to be ages 14 and 15.