April 11, 2014 10:22 AM

Tennessee man is sentenced to 27 years for trying to lure a 12-year-old area girl into sex

John Richard Fortenberry Jr., who already was a registered sex offender after a conviction for taking indecent liberties with a child, was planning to travel to Kansas City to meet the girl before their relationship was uncovered, according to Facebook messages later found by investigators.

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