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Police accuse New Bedford man of enticing child on Facebook


NEW BEDFORD, Mass. ( A 52-year-old New Bedford man is accused of enticing a 12-year-old boy on a social media site.

Police arrested David Gould on charges that include disseminating obscene material to a minor and enticement of a child under 16 on Thursday.

Gould is accused of sending obscene photos and messages to a 12-year-old from Dartmouth via Facebook. Police were alerted to the alleged social media interaction in early January.

Gould is scheduled for arraignment on Friday.