Hamilton police has arrested a man for luring and sending explicit images to a child.

Around 12:30 p.m. Thursday, police executed a search warrant at 68 Norway Avenue after investigating and arresting a man who had been looking online for a sexual encounter, police say.

The man had arranged to meet with a 14-year-old teen and was arrested when arriving for his rendezvous.

Police are continuing their investigation with a detailed forensic examination of the computers and devices seized from the home.

A 45-year-old Hamilton man has been charged with luring and making sexually explicit material available to a child.

He is expected to appear at a bail hearing Friday.