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Special prosecutor appointed to handle former YPD officer's case

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - A special prosecutor is appointed to handle the case of a former Youngstown police officer accused of soliciting a minor.

Judges appointed a prosecutor from the Ohio Attorney General's Office to handle the case of Robert Lodwick.

Lodwick, 40, is accused of copying naked photos of his 14-year-old victim and soliciting her over the internet for sex.

Lodwick was placed on unpaid leave and then fired.

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