Suspected child predator pleads not guilty

Christopher Lehano (on left)
Christopher Lehano (on left)

By Minna Sugimoto - bio | email

HONOLULU (KHNL) - A Mililani man, accused of being a sexual predator, pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Monday.

Christopher Lehano, 24, is charged with electronic enticement of a child. Undercover investigators say he went on the Internet and arranged a sexual meeting with whom he thought was a 14-year-old girl.

Lehano faces a mandatory 10-year prison term if he's convicted.

The defendant is free after posting $40,000 bail. Trial is tentatively set for August 24th.