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Police: Lexington man tried to meet child for sex

Dallas Hatton of Lexington was arrested Wednesday.

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) - A man tried to meet with a child to have sex, according to Lexington police.

Dallas Hatton of Lexington was arrested Wednesday.

He met with an undercover investigator online who told Hatton they had a child, according to attorney general's office.

Investigators also said Hatton asked if he could meet and have sex with the child.

Investigators tracked Hatton to a house where they arrested him, they said.

Hatton faces charges of prohibited use of electronic communication to procure a minor, possession of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor, and distribution of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor.

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