Man tried to pay boy for sex

A 43-year-old man has been charged by Gothenburg District Court for attempting to pay a 15-year-old boy for sex. When police arrested the man they also found child pornography on his computer, Metro reports.

The incident occurred after the boy had accepted the man’s offer of a lift home. Once inside the car, the man asked the boy if he would perform a sexual service in return for 5,000 kronor ($700).

After the boy had reported the incident police called to the man’s home, were he confessed to the crime. He also showed police a number of pictures depicting child pornography that he had saved on his computer.