Franklin County man busted in underage sex sting
NEW HAVEN, MO (KTVI) – A 26-year-old man is under arrest for attempting to have sex with a 14-year-old girl. The Boone County Sheriff’s department arrested Jason Strubberg on January 8th. The Franklin County man is being charged with attempting to entice a child and attempted sodomy.
Police say Strubberg started e-mailing a woman in January that he believed had a 14-year-old daughter. The woman was actually an undercover detective with the Cyber Crimes Task Force. After several e-mails he told the adult decoy that he wanted to meet the teen for sex.
Investigators say Strubberg traveled to a location in Boone County to have sex with the 14-year-old. He was placed under arrest.
The bond is yet to be set in this case.