GREEN BAY/EAU CLAIRE (WKOW) -- Twenty-one people have been arrested in two separate internet crimes against children stings in Wisconsin.
WBAY is reporting that Operation Black Veil II in the Green Bay area targeted predators who solicit children online for sex. The operation was done in northeast Wisconsin and north central Wisconsin from September 18 through September 21. The Brown County Sheriff's Office took 16 people into custody. Ten of those have been charged, according to WBAY:
The sheriff's office found five men who were willing to meet, and undercover officers went to make the arrests. All of them have made initial court appearances and face potential felony charges:
Ronald S. Lanners - Chippewa Falls
Jay A. Liestman - Chippewa Falls
Mark A. Potts - Chippewa Falls
Bernie Jo K. Staves - Menomonie
David R. Frank - St. Croix Falls
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