Ryan Snyder, 29, was arrested about noon on the south side of Indianapolis, according to a police report. He is accused of using the Internet to set up a meeting with a 15-year-old girl for sex, the report said. A detective posed as the teenager and arrested him, as well as another man during the weekend sting. Police said that Snyder also e-mailed an explicit photo to the detective, the report said.
Snyder was released this morning from the Marion County Jail on $15,000 bond - he was booked in on charges of child solicitation and dissemination of information harmful to a minor.
The Indiana Roll of Attorneys shows Snyder was admitted to practice in September 2005, and the Marion County Public Defender's Agency lists him as a defender assigned to Marion Superior Judge Becky Pierson-Treacy in Criminal Court 19.
The Marion County Public Defender's Agency did not return a call for comment.