Thank you for your interest in and support of the Valley News. Lebanon — A year-old Newbury, N. But on the other end of the device were Lebanon police officers, who met Richard Byrne at the parking lot of an apartment complex in Lebanon where he thought he would meet up with the girl, Lebanon police said in a news release on Tuesday. Byrne has been charged with attempted trafficking in persons and certain use of computer services prohibited, both felonies.
Lebanon Police Chief Richard Mello said in an interview that the Legislature recently added a section to the trafficking in persons statute that specifically addresses adults seeking out minor children for sex acts, a provision that became effective in January. The of people engaging in human trafficking is increasing, Mello said, which likely prompted the Legislature to re-examine the law.
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