Polk County men arrested in large sex sting

A week-long Seminole County sex sting led to the arrest of 26 suspects, including two from Polk County.
 
The suspects traveled to Seminole under the impression they were going to have sex with a child, according to the Seminole County Sheriff's Office.
 
Undercover deputies lured the suspects, who ranged in age from 19 to 51, to home in Sanford by posing as minors and emailing, chatting online and speaking with them on the phone. 

In other cases, the investigators posed as adults who had a child available for sex. 

The investigation, which involved 16 central Florida agencies, began March 19 and ended Monday.

The suspects included Lawrence Griesemer of Davenport and William Grube of Mulberry, deputies said.
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