Tulsan Charged In Joplin After Internet Sting

Tuesday, April 21st 2009, 9:38 am
By: News On 6


JOPLIN, MO -- A 29-year old Tulsa man has been formally charged in Missouri with enticement of a child.

Robert Graef's arrest was part of an Internet sting conducted by a Jasper County Sheriff's Office detective.

Graef was arrested Friday when he arrived at a Carthage cemetery, where deputies said Graef had arranged to meet a 13-year-old girl he thought he had met in an Internet chat room.

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Law enforcement staked out the cemetery and made the arrest.   Graef was charged in Jasper County Court.