Canton man arrested after traveling to Floyd County to meet “minor” for sex

May 3, 2020–7:19 p.m.


A Canton man was booked into the Floyd County Jail late last week on charges of criminal attempt to commit aggravated child molestation and sexual exploitation of children.

According to jail records, 43-year old Jason Matthew McGuire made contact with someone he believed to be under the age of 16 on the internet and engaged in a sexually graphic conversation.

He asked for nude pictures and sent nude pictures of himself, according to the report.

He then traveled to a location in Floyd County to meet the person.

McGuire is also charged with electronically furnishing obscene materials to a minor, obscene internet contact with a child and use of a computer to entice a child.

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