CHICO, Calif. - A Chico man registered as a sex offender was arrested on charges of contacting a minor.
Deputies with the Butte County Sheriff's Office posed as a 13-year-old girl and began communicating with Ryan McClure, 25, through social media accounts.
McClure sent sexually suggestive comments and was attempting to meet who he thought was a 13-year-old girl.
He is currently on parole for similar charges and is registered as a sex offender. Deputies were able to track his GPS monitor take him into custody.
McClure was arrested on charges of contact a minor to commit a felony and sending harmful matter to seduce a minor.
Anyone with additional information is asked to call the Butte County Sheriff's Office at (530) 538-7671.