When Jarred Durant, 25, arrived at a residence in Sarasota County over the summer, he was met with an unpleasant surprise.
Durant had allegedly been messaging someone he thought was a 14-year-old girl on the social media app Skout, a dating app that uses location information to connect users.
Durant had allegedly gone to the address with the intention of having sex with the child. But awaiting him on the other side of the door were armed sheriff’s deputies and a pair of handcuffs.
Read the full article in the Sept. 12 issue of Navarre Press.
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