Metairie man arrested for messages to undercover detective

Michael Stafford (Source: EBRSO)
Michael Stafford (Source: EBRSO)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A Metairie man is behind bars after he allegedly sent lewd messages to what he thought was a 14-year-old girl.

According to reports, Michael Stafford, 26, communicated with an undercover sheriff's detective via the internet, cell phone and text messaging.

Stafford was arrested in Jefferson Parish and transported to East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.

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