Police said when the boy's age was initially mentioned, Maruna replied: "Age is a number I believe.I don't believe in age.I'm OK if you (sic) OK with me". But it turned out that Maruna was texting with an undercover police officer in Austintown, Ohio.
A college student was arrested in an undercover sex sting after offering an undercover cop - who he thought was a 15-year-old boy - lube, Sprite and chicken Alfredo, police say.
A police report states that conversations with Maruna began on December 5 after the Youngstown State University student responded to a post on a dating application.
They say Maruna's conversations were sexually graphic, he sent nude pictures of himself and he set up a meeting with someone whom he believed was an underage boy.
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He allegedly had very specific plans for their date this week: He told the "boy" he was bringing chicken Alfredo and Sprite.
He reportedly also told him he wanted to be his husband one day. Maruna was chatting up an undercover Austintown, Ohio police officer.
Albert arranged to meet the 15-year-old at noon Wednesday, and was instead met by police, the report said.
When police arrested Maruna he was carrying a cellphone, a laptop computer, three external drives, a bottle of Astroglide lube, Vaseline, two bottles of Spite and the promised chicken Alfredo, WOIO reports.
Maruna is being held in the Mahoning County Jail and it is unclear if he has a lawyer who can speak on his behalf at this point.