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Police: Man Attempted to Pay for Sex with Underage Girl

SMITHFIELD TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A man is behind bars in Monroe County after police say he tried to pay for sex with an 11-year-old girl. Authorities tell Newsw...

SMITHFIELD TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- A man is behind bars in Monroe County after police say he tried to pay for sex with an 11-year-old girl.

Authorities tell Newswatch 16 Phillip Londono, 40 of Slatington, was talking online to a detective posing as the mother of the child.

Londono allegedly agreed to pay $400 to have sex with the underage girl.

When Londono showed up to the meeting, he was taken into custody in Monroe County.