BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A TX man is facing charges of indecent behavior with a juvenile and other charges after Baton Rouge Police say he used Craigslist to solicit sex from a minor.
Police say that on Thursday, August 7th at around 4 p.m., 42-year-old Octavio Armezquita of Pearland, TX picked up the victim near the victim's residence and took him to a hotel on Constitution Ave., where they engaged in sexual activities. Armezquita was the hotel employee.
According to the probable cause report, Armezquita corresponded with the victim via email from May 2014 until July 2014.
Police say Armezquita allegedly told them that he met the victim online through Craigslist. He was arrested and transported to the CIB Annex. He was charged with Computer Aided Solicitation of a Minor, Sexual Battery, and Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile.