Somers Point Police Department

Somers Point Police Department

SOMERS POINT — A man from Pennsylvania was arrested Friday and charged with aggravated criminal sexual contact after setting up a meeting with a 15-year-old girl, authorities said.

Dean Leon, 48, of Enola, Pennsylvania, was arrested in his car on the 500 block of West New Jersey Avenue at about 3 p.m., Somers Point police said. Leon was lodged in the Atlantic County jail.

Leon set up the meeting over the internet with the idea of starting a relationship with the teenager, police said.

Leon is also charged with enticement of a juvenile and possession of child pornography.

An investigation is underway with the help of the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, police said.


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