PITTSBURGH (KDKA)– A suspicious internet post led the Shaler Township Police Department to investigate a local man for contacting minors.

Today, police arrested 18-year-old Nicholas J. Cukanow after he was contacted by FBI Agents from the Violent Crimes Against Children Task Force.

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The investigation started after Shaler residents made the police department aware of posts Cukanow had allegedly made on the internet involving minors.

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Shaler Police say Cukanow is being charged with Unlawful Contact with a Minor, Criminal Use of a Communication Facility, and Criminal Attempt.

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His arraignment is scheduled for today, June 27, in Shaler District Court.