UPDATE (8/23): Armstrong was sentenced Monday to three years in prison, according to court records.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A man arrested in an online child sex sting last month has pleaded no contest to a felony charge.
Devon Armstrong, 25, pleaded no contest to contacting a minor with the intent to commit a sex act, according to court documents. A second, similar charge was dismissed after Armstrong entered his plea.
Sentencing is set for Aug. 23.
Armstrong was among several men arrested during a sting conducted over two days in which detectives posed as a minor online, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.
Those with pending cases include William Mullen and Dominique Walker, both 33. Their next hearing is scheduled Aug. 18.