Sting Operation Nets Seven Arrests by GHOST

Seven men were arrested in a sting operation by the Genesee Human Oppressions Strike Team (GHOST) for attempting to have sex with a 15-year-old.

Last Friday, Genesee County Sheriff Chris Swanson detailed some of the particulars of the case, saying the men all ranged in age from 23 to 68 and came from several different counties and professions in mid and southeast Michigan. Each of the suspects are charged with accosting a child for immoral purposes, using a computer to commit a crime, and child sexually abusive activity on a computer. Five of the men have posted bond.

The suspects arrested include:

68-year-old Clifford Mitts of Genesee County
44-year-old Devin Raymond of St. Clair Shores
An unidentified 29-year-old Grand Blanc man
An unidentified 23-year-old Saginaw County man
30-year-oldJared Weaver of Clare County
29-year-old Jesus Valverde-Texta of Pontiac
39-year-old Stosh Gizinski of Lapeer County