11 News has learned additional details in the arrest of a Fruita man on charges of trying to pay a child for sexual favors.
According to an arrest affidavit, 45-year-old Larry Dean Davis tried to pay a 12-year-old girl $100 to perform sexual acts. Davis was arrested after a two month investigation by the Fruita Police Department. He faces charges of Soliciting for Child Prostitution and Inducement of Child Prostitution.
Mesa County District Attorney Pete Hautzinger says that in his 20 year career, he has never seen a case like Davis’. According to Colorado Bureau of Investigation, Davis has nine prior misdemeanor charges. He has already bonded out of jail.
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