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Investigators say Sung On Yi drove from Duluth to Woodstock expecting to meet a 15-year-old for sex. 

A 36-year-old Duluth man who reportedly thought he was meeting an 15-year-old for sex, was arrested in Woodstock on Tuesday and charged with 13 criminal counts, authorities said.

According to Capt. Jay Baker, spokesman for the Cherokee Sheriff’s Office:

Investigators with the department’s Internet Crimes Against Children Unit arrested Sung On Yi, 36, of Duluth at about 1 p.m. at a location in Woodstock where he had arranged to meet what he thought was a juvenile under the age of 15 for sex. Yi was taken into custody and charged with attempted child molestation, sexual exploitation of a child, eight counts of obscene internet contact with a minor and three counts of using a computer service to lure a child to commit illegal acts. Investigators began communicating with Yi online approximately two weeks ago, posing as the teenager, Baker said.

Yi remained in custody Wednesday morning without bond.

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Woodstock Since 1989

Quite obvious it's at Rope Mill park.

That is far from the first time sketchy behavior has happened there.

I'm an avid mountain bike rider and trail runner and have stopped going to Rope Mill.

They (Woodstock PD) need to clean that place up.

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