ARRESTS IN NET SEX STING (Some of the 2 dozen charged showed up at rental house where they thought they were meeting teens)

Newsday/Samuel Bruchey

During a month long sting of online sex crimes, Suffolk detectives said they netted two dozenInternet pedophiles by posing in chatrooms as young boys and girls and inviting men for dates to arented house in central Suffolk. Men from New York City and Long Island, between 20 and 47 yearsold were caught in the sting, including several students, a young actor, a plumber, an Armylieutenant colonel and a West Islip firefighter. They all engaged in sexually explicitconversations online with people they thought were minors and all were charged with