SOUND BEACH, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Suffolk County Police said a Sound Beach man had sex with an underage girl that he met online.
Police arrested Thomas Hinrichs at around 4 p.m. on July 4. They said he had sex with the underage girl earlier this year.READ MORE: Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony Held In The Bronx's Little Italy
Police said Hinrichs, 33, established contact with the girl via social media.READ MORE: Small Business Owners Say Shopping Locally Is More Important Than Ever Amid COVID, Supply Chain Struggles
The victim’s age was not disclosed.
Hinrichs faces rape and criminal sex act charges.
He was set to appear in court Friday.MORE NEWS: Man Stabbed To Death In Bay Ridge, Suspect In Custody
Police are asking anyone who believes they may be a victim to call them (631) 854-8652 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.