The Dearborn County Prosecutors is accusing an Aurora City Police officer of soliciting sex from a child online.
Prosecutor Aaron Negangard says 52 year old Dennis Lewis, the city’s former assistant police chief, is under arrest and behind bars at the Switzerland County Jail.
Lewis faces one count of child solicitation, which is a felony. Lewis allegedly tried to solicit sex from an undercover officer, who was posing as a 13 year old girl on a website chat room.
The incident allegedly happened on December 23rd of last year in his home. Lewis is accused of sending the undercover officer a video of his penis.
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