Man nabbed in human trafficking sting pleads to misdemeanor
HOUGHTON, MI— A Hancock man has pleaded to a misdemeanor in a child sex crimes case.
Juan Marin, 47, was arrested in July in an undercover operation by a human trafficking task force. He was originally charged with child sexually abusive activity, use of a computer to commit child sexually abusive activity, accosting a child for immoral purposes, and using a computer to commit a crime.
Marin pleaded guilty this week to accosting a child for immoral purposes, which was reduced to a misdemeanor. All other felonies were dropped.
Marin will be sentenced November 15th in Houghton County Circuit Court.