Port Richey, Florida -- A Port Richey man was arrested Thursday after police say he engaged in an online relationship with an underage girl and attempted to meet up with her for sex.
The Hernando County Sheriff's Office says Beau Hudson was talking to the 15-year-old girl online for three months, sending her obscene images and telling her he wanted to have sex with her.
On Aug. 8, detectives say Hudson arranged a meet-up with the girl at a place in Hernando County. When Hudson arrived at the location, detectives arrested him.
In an interview with police, they say he admitted to sending her the images of himself and of his intention to engage in sexual activity with her.
Hudson, 24, has been charged with Transmission of Obscene Material to a Minor and Traveling to Meet a Minor for Sexual Purposes.