A 33 year old Bath man faces up to 10 years in prison after being charged with online enticement of a minor and distribution of child pornography.
William Reed is accused of using a social media app in an attempt to meet a 9 year old for sex. Reed was intercepted by State Police and members of the Department of Homeland Security while on his way to meet the child Monday. At the time of his arrest, Reed was found to be in possession of condoms and candy, which he intended to give to the child. Reed is also accused of distributing and possessing child pornography from a cell phone.
Reed is being held in federal lockup pending a detention hearing.