Sex Crime Suspect Surrenders After Fleeing Dublin Police
Updated: Tuesday, May 7 2013, 12:26 PM EDT
DUBLIN (Ken Hines) -- A former youth coach indicted for attempting to solicit sexual activity with a young boy has turned himself in to Dublin police after fleeing officers on Monday afternoon.
Ross Shane fled in his vehicle while officers tried to arrest him at his Dublin home. Shane was indicted earlier in the for allegedly making arrangements to have sex with a 12-year-old boy.
Shane turned himself in to police on Monday evening.
Shane is accused of setting up a meeting with the boy while communicating online with an undercover officer he thought was the child's father, according to investigators. He was arrested at the arranged meeting location on November 15, 2012.
Investigators recently discovered that Shane, 43, coached youth football and baseball in Dublin.
Shane was indicted on one count of attempted rape with specification. He faces a mandatory sentence of 5 to 25 years in prison if convicted.