Dec. 10, 2003, 8:46AM
Student pleads guilty in chatroom sex sting
Copyright 2003 Houston Chronicle
A former Kingwood College student has pleaded guilty to using the Internet to try to lure a person whom he thought was a 12-year-old girl into a sexual liaison.
Benjamin Mark Boulden, 21, entered his plea Monday before U.S. District Judge Nancy Atlas.Boulden used a Kingwood College computer in May to chat with underage girls, not realizing one was a Secret Service agent posing as a 12-year-old.
He could get 30 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.