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Man Arrested In Peekskill Faces Federal Child Sex Charges

A Manhattan man charged with trying to lure an 11-year-old boy to meet him for sex in Peekskill is facing federal charges.
A Manhattan man charged with trying to lure an 11-year-old boy to meet him for sex in Peekskill is facing federal charges. Photo Credit: File Photo

PEEKSKILL, N.Y. – A New York City man arrested in Peekskill in March is facing federal charges for allegedly trying to lure a child to meet him for sex, News 12 Westchester reports.

Steven Brown, 62, of Manhattan, was charged with sexual exploitation and attempted enticement. He was arrested at a Peekskill hotel, where police say he was intending to meet someone he thought was an 11-year-old boy.

Brown is also facing multiple state charges in the same case.

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