Palmyra man charged with attempted rape

Palmyra man charged with attempted rape Photo: Canandaigua Police Department.

Created: January 13, 2020 10:16 PM

CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. (WHEC) — A Palmyra man was charged with attempted rape after police say he used social media to lure a 14-year-old girl.

Canandaigua police say 27-year-old Robert Dickinson was arrested on Jan. 10 after attempting to get a 14-year-old girl to meet him for sex.


The girl was actually an undercover police officer.

Dickinson was charged with second degree attempted rape.

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