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Man Charged with Soliciting Naperville 12-Year-Old for Sex; Bond Set at $1 Million

A 35-year-old man tried to meet with a 12-year-old girl at a Naperville movie theater, according to police.

A man from unincorporated Plainfield is charged with soliciting a 12-year-old Naperville minor for sex over the Internet, according to the Naperville Police Department.

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Bryan E. Woldman, 35, of the 7000 block of Clearwater Drive in Plainfield, allegedly engaged in illicit conversations with a 12-year-old girl via Facebook, cell phone, text and Skype, according to police. 

Naperville Police High Technology Crimes Unit began an investigation Dec. 21 after the girl's mother discovered her daughter was allegedly in communication with Woldman, police said.

Over the course of several weeks Woldman "exchanged sexually explicit text messages with what he thought was the 12-year-old female," according to a police release.

Police said Woldman then traveled from his home in unincorporated Plainfield to AMC Naperville 16 Showplace Theaters in south Naperville to meet with the girl for sex on Friday, Feb. 8 around 7:47 p.m.

Once Woldman arrived to the theater he was taken into custody by Naperville Police detectives and charged with indecent solicitation of a minor, traveling to meet a minor for a sexual encounter and grooming, according to police reports.

He was transferred to Will County Jail and his bond was set at $1 million.

Police said if anyone has information regarding similar activities involving Woldman, contact the Naperville Police Department High Technology Crimes Unit.

beckysensei February 11, 2013 at 05:33 PM
Thank goodness this sick ticket was caught before anything horrible happened. Parents need to monitor every move their children make on the internet. Good thing this child's parents caught this in time.
Mary Ann Thomas February 11, 2013 at 05:53 PM
I have a 12 year old! This is frightening! !
Michael Hunt February 11, 2013 at 08:11 PM
Zuckerberg designed it for college-age students, was hesitant initially in letting HSers have accounts. ... 12-year-olds should not be on Facebook.
Jim Smith February 12, 2013 at 01:37 AM
Once the genie is out of the bottle it's impossible to put it back. Too many parents willingly allow their pre-teens to use Facebook. If it wasn't FB, it would be some other social networking site.
Buford Pusser February 12, 2013 at 01:48 AM
What in the hell is the 12 year old doing on Facebook? What was her intentions?
Will Joseph February 12, 2013 at 02:36 AM
"What WAS her intentions"?! Oh, LAWDY! You ain'ts gots much in de way o' elementary school grammar, now does you, Vera? WA-HA-HA!!!
CrumbBumXterminater February 12, 2013 at 02:33 PM
Nice job dip-shit. Way to make your parents proud.
Dixie Normous February 12, 2013 at 05:12 PM
Isn't a 12 yo legal in Plainfield? Just like Tennessee?
Samantha Betten February 12, 2013 at 08:10 PM
Where can I report more activities... how do i get in contact with the police tech crime unit?
D Smith February 13, 2013 at 01:51 AM
Surely if this guy can find a 12 year old to solicit to, YOU can find a way to contact the police. If you are a minor ask your parents or go to the resource officer at your school (aka the guy with the gun). All the information at our fingertips and some still don;t get it. Sheesh.
Private February 15, 2013 at 04:02 AM
Call City of Naperville Police Department @ 630-420-6666 To report online, go to: www.naperville.il.us/policeonlinereports.aspx
Anonymous February 16, 2013 at 06:02 PM
Hey. Dixi normous, your brain is small.
Anonymous February 16, 2013 at 09:55 PM
Hey. Dixi normous, your brain is small.

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