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Green Island man accused of trying to have sex with teen he met online

November 29, 2018 01:09 PM

A 46-year-old man from Green Island allegedly tried to have sex with a 15-year-old girl he met online.

Saratoga County sheriff's deputies started investigating after they say they found Arthur Gurbey chatting with a 15-year-old girl online.

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Police say the conversation was was sexual in nature and Gurbey allegedly invited the girl to have sex with him.

He was arrested at a home in Malta -- where police say Gurbey was planning to meet the girl.

Police say they also found child porn on his cell phone.

More charges are possible.

Gurbey is being held at the Saratoga County Jail.

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