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Police: man arrested for soliciting sex while child was in car

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) -

Police arrested 34-year-old Paul Shayter for soliciting sex from an undercover police officer while his 2-year-old daughter was in the backseat.

At 6:20 p.m. Friday evening, Shayter drove to the area of S. 13th and Vernon streets with his young daughter in the rear passenger seat of his vehicle.

He spoke with an undercover police officer posing as a prostitute and offered her money in exchange for oral sex. Shayter was then taken into custody by a team of Vice detectives.

Police charged Shayter with endangering the welfare of a child, patronizing a prostitute, as well as possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

The little girl was turned over to a family member. Shayter was sent to the Dauphin County Prison in lieu of bail.

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