I didn't and we dated for a few more months but parted ways once we determined we wanted different things from a relationship. We matched on Tinder and he immediately asked me to dinner.
Our dinner, at a local restaurant specializing in all kinds of meat, lasted four hours.
May 30, 2016, police confiscated the teen’s cell phone, and discovered she had been flirting not only with Moose, who was 34 at the time, but with a 48-year-old man from Enterprise, Ala.
When the guy got to Columbus and rented a motel room, police posing online as the teenager started exchanging messages with him.
They learned he’d driven to the girl’s apartment and waited outside before going back to the motel. on June 8, 2016, and police arrested him on two counts of attempting to commit the felonies of child molestation and enticing a child for indecent purposes.
The man told police the girl assured him she was 19 years old. His attorney, Jennifer Curry, said Monday that her client obviously was deceived, having honestly believed he’d arranged online to meet an grownup who answered an ad he’d posted to an adults-only section of the website Craigslist.
Moose sent her a nude photo of himself from the neck down, with an erection, clearly showing his last name tattooed across his abdomen in letters about 2 inches tall, Schwartz said.
Cody Moose wasn’t the only grown man a 14-year-old Columbus girl lured to her mother’s apartment with the promise of sex, a detective testified Monday during the ex-soldier’s sentencing for statutory rape.