• BREAKING NEWS ABC shows live and on-demand -- Download the WATCH ABC app!

OC man arrested for sex crime during Craigslist sting

Oscar Pinedo is accused of soliciting a 13-year-old girl for sex on Craigslist.

January 9, 2012 12:00:00 AM PST
A Santa Ana man accused of soliciting a 13-year-old girl for sex on Craigslist was caught in a police sting.

Huntington Beach police detectives arrested 35-year-old Oscar Pinedo last week.

Officials said they were actually posing as the girl online.

Pinedo is accused of sending lewd messages and offering to pay the girl for sex. Police arrested him when he went to meet her.