November 4, 2020
Lancaster Eagle Gazette
COLUMBUS – A prior sex offender currently on parole supervision pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court on Nov. 4 to a child exploitation crime punishable by at least 10 years and up to life in prison.
Larry Richard Dickerson, 56, of Lancaster, attempted to coerce a minor to engage in unlawful sexual activity.
According to court documents, in May 2020, officers with the Franklin County Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force were conducting undercover online chats to identify individuals who were attempting to solicit and engage in illegal