Man arrested for traveling to Binghamton area hoping to have a sexual encounter with a young girl

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BINGHAMTON, NY – Yet another man has been arrested for traveling to the Binghamton area in the hopes of having sex with a young girl.

The U-S Attorney’s Office says 75 year-old Robert Hardin of Michigan was arrested when he arrived at a predetermined rendezvous point near Binghamton on Tuesday.

Investigators say Hardin had made the arrangement with an undercover cop posing as the mother of a 10 year-old girl available for a sexual encounter.

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