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O.C. man caught for sex w/minor he met online

Mark Aime Brosseau, 54, of Stanton, was arrested for engaging in sexual conduct with a 14-year-old boy he allegedly met on Craigslist.com.

September 28, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A 54-year-old Stanton man was arrested on Tuesday for engaging in sexual conduct with a 14-year-old boy he met on Craigslist.org.Mark Aime Brosseau allegedly reached out to the teen using the website.

Officials said Brosseau engaged in sexual activity with the boy in his Ford truck in a parking structure at Bella Terra Mall in Huntington Beach on Saturday.

Huntington Beach Police Department officers noticed the parked truck around 11:30 p.m. and confronted Brosseau, who was found in the vehicle with his pants off. He was arrested at the scene.

Brosseau was charged with one felony count each of lewd acts upon a child, contacting a child with the intent to commit lewd acts and meeting a child with the intent to engage in lewd conduct.

If convicted, he faces a maximum sentence of five years and four months in prison.

He is being held on $100,000 bail with a pre-trial hearing scheduled for Oct. 1.


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