A 41 year-old Regina male is facing a charge of Luring a Child and Invitation to Sexual Touching as the result of an investigation by the Regina Police Service Vice Unit over the weekend.
The details of the investigation cannot be made public at this time. It is alleged an adult male made arrangements to meet with a 15 year-old girl for sex. The male was arrested, without incident, by police at a park in East Regina just before 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 21, 2016.
Forty-one year-old Eric William SWANSON, DOB: 1974-03-11, of Regina, is charged with Invitation to Sexual Touching [section 152 CC] and Luring a Person Under the Age of 16 by Means of Telecommunication [section 172.1(1)(b) CC]. SWANSON made his first court appearance on these charges in Provincial Court at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, February 22, 2016.