Walkersville Man Charged with Soliciting Minor for Sex

Published 01/30 2014 02:54PM

Updated 01/30 2014 08:10PM

FREDERICK COUNTY, Md. - A Walkersville man, and former Associate Director of Admissions at Hood College, has been charged with soliciting a minor for sex online. 

According to Fairfax County Police in Virginia, Michael Deegan, 38, was charged on January 7, 2014 after trying to meet with who he believed was a 13-year-old girl for sex. 

Police say Deegan traveled to Fairfax where he was met by an undercover officer who posed as the girl in a chat room. 

He faces two counts of computer solicitation of child, and one count of attempted incident liberties. Deegan remains in jail with no bond. 

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