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Deptford Man Sentenced To 5 Years For Attempted Luring, Sexual Assault Of Minor

MAYS LANDING, N.J. (CBS) – A Deptford man has been sentenced to five years in prison for attempted luring and sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl he met on the internet.

Police say 53-year-old Michael Schiavo was arrested on October 5, 2011 after arriving at a location in Mays Landing where he believed he was meeting up with a 14-year-old girl for a sexual encounter.

Officials say that Schiavo was actually arranging the encounter with an undercover Prosecutor’s Office detective, and he was met by police when he arrived at the scheduled meeting location.

Schiavo was sentenced to five years on Friday.

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