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08-31-2018, 06:12 AM

Sex offender jailed after trying to lure child at the fair
Posted at 8:30 AM 8/31/18


CANTON A wanted sex offender admitted he had been drinking when he ordered a 12-year-old boy to go to the pig barn and wait for him, Stark County Jail records show.

Alex L. Taylor, 35, of the 2000 block of Harrison Avenue SW, was arrested at 8:30 p.m. Thursday at the Stark County Fairgrounds, 305 Wertz Ave. NW, where Stark County Sheriff’s Deputy Bradley Green saw him.

According to the jail records, Taylor was emitting “a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage,” his speech was slurred and his eyes bloodshot while he reportedly coaxed the boy to go to the pig barn, frightening the child.