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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Missouri

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, September 29, 2016

St. Louis County Man Sentenced to 14 Years on Child Enticement Charges

St. Louis, MO – Ian Mackie was sentenced to 14 years in prison on multiple child enticement charges.

According to court documents filed at the time of the plea, Mackie used several social media sites, email and text messages to communicate and entice two males, 13 and 15 years old, respectively, to engage in sex acts with him.

Mackie, Ballwin, MO, pled guilty in June to one felony count each of attempted receipt of child pornography; online enticement of a minor; receipt of child pornography and attempted online enticement of a minor. He appeared today for sentencing before United States District Judge Rodney W. Sippel.

This case was investigated by the St. Louis County Police Department, the Missouri Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Assistant United States Attorney Colleen Lang handled the case for the U.S. Attorney's Office.

Topic: 
Project Safe Childhood
Updated October 27, 2016