Cops: Man tried to arrange sex with girl

Walter Hurst was charged with third-degree criminal sale

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Walter Hurst was charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, third-degree possession of a controlled substance and second-degree criminal solicitation. (May 11, 2012) (Credit: Howard Schnapp)

A Bay Shore man was arrested Thursday night in a sting operation after he planned to trade painkillers for what he thought would be sex with a 12-year-old girl at a Hicksville motel, Nassau County police said.

Instead of a girl, Walter Hurst, 57, was met by police detectives, who found him with Nesquik chocolate milk, lollipops and Gummi Bear candy, court records show.

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