He could be found prowling multiple dating sites such as Christian Mingle and Somehow she must have changed his mind, because Banks claims they began to kiss and move to the bedroom. After the two hung out for a bit, Redden allegedly sexually assaulted the woman.The two unidentified women he met on these sites (K. The next day it was reported that Redden sent her a text message, and asked her if she was mad about the sexual acts.South Carolina's neighboring states did not fare much better than The Palmetto State in the rankings.Georgia was considered the 13th most dangerous for online dating, while Tennessee came in at eighth most dangerous and North Carolina snagged the ninth most dangerous spot on the list.Well Redden, she was and she had already notified Cleveland’s sex crime investigators.Redden pleaded guilty to abduction and gross sexual imposition, which will land him in prison for the next 18 months.
Her friends, family, and neighbors had all reportedly heard about her budding relationship and several knew she was headed to a baseball game with him on the night she went missing.“In her case, the online dating piece is really almost irrelevant in what happened,” said Cindy Southworth, founder of the Safety Net Technology Project at the National Network to End Domestic Violence.
This graphic created by Safewise and shows the safest and most dangerous states for online dating.
A recent study by the two groups found South Carolina to be the sixth most dangerous state for online dating.
The companies used FBI crime data and sexually transmitted disease rates from the Centers for Disease Control to make their rankings.
The study found Vermont to be the safest state for finding a date digitally, while the most dangerous was Washington, D.