August 28, 2008
Stephanie Hays - Woman Arrested On Charges That She Offered Up Three Young Children For 26 Year Old Man To Have Sex With
Houston, Texas (The Weekly Vice) -- On July 22nd, The Weekly Vice reported on the case of Michael A. Stratton, an Evansville man who drove to Independence, Missouri expecting to have sex with the children of woman he met online. When he arrived to meet the woman and her kids, he found police officers waiting for him instead.
During his arrest, Stratton told police about another woman in Texas he had arranged to meet in August for the very same reason - to have sex with her children. Detectives took Stratton's story seriously and continued Stratton's conversations with the woman, just to see where it would lead. What they found was appalling.
According to an arrest affidavit, investigators used Stratton's Yahoo account to continue the chats Stratton had been having with the woman. During those chats, Hays arranged to meet Stratton, so that he could have sex with three young children including her 11-year-old son, 5-year-old nephew and 2-year-old niece. Investigators also say that Hays asked "Stratton" to send her child pornography images during the chats.
"They had arranged to meet last week. In fact, the young lady had actually taken a week off of work and had taken a whole week of vacation last week," said Assistant District Attorney, Eric Devlin.
After Hays' arrest, investigators searched her home and confiscated two laptop computers which contained numerous images of young children engaging in sex acts. Some of the images depicted an adult male forcing sex on a 2-year-old child.
"The suspect admitted that she had discussed the sexual acts that Michael Stratton would commit against (the children) and making the arrangements for Michael Stratton to meet her the week of August 20th, 2008," said Gray in the arrest affidavit.
Hays has now been charged with possession of child pornography and sexual abuse of a child and is being held in a Houston jail on $50,000 bond.
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Believe it or not, authorities are now tracking down another lead provided by Stratton, who allegedly offered children for him to come have sex with. Just a couple of days ago we reported on ANOTHER woman (Jennifer Richards) who offered to sell her children for sex in exchange for a used car and an apartment.
Perhaps people are getting more depraved by the minute - but we've never had so many instances of women offering up their kids for sex in such a short period of time. Good God, it's sad that such sick, twisted acts are even heard about, let alone at this rate. What's up with these morbidly nutty women, and how did we get so many of them?
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