SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Federal, state and Rapid City authorities say they've arrested seven men on charges of trying to pay for sex with underage girls after responding to online classified ads placed during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
Three of the men are from Rapid City, two are from Colorado, one is from Maryland and one is
Each has been charged in U.S. District Court with attempting to entice a person under 18 into a commercial sex act.
An FBI agent's affidavit says investigators placed multiple advertisements on two websites offering young girls for prostitution. The men allegedly responded to the ads and then negotiated with undercover agents.