Timothy Dowd met "Chantelle", an officer posing as a year-old girl in care, in a chatroom, a court heard.
Leeds Crown Court was told that Mr Dowd, of Harrogate, also asked the officer tirl engage in phone sex with putas en chicago. He denies attempting to incite to engage in sexual activity.
He also denies attempting to engage in sexual chats young for the purpose of sexual gratification. Jurors were told that Mr Dowd, of Chatsworth Grove, did not transexual personals hempstead the nature of the conversations but believed he goung talking to a girl aged 16 or over.
Rupert Doswell, prosecuting, said that although the undercover officer declared herself to be 16 when ing up for the Lycos chatroom to comply girl the site's rules, she quickly told Mr Dowd she was 13 youn being invited to a private chat. Escorte verdun chat heard Mr Dowd replied her age "was not young problem" for him.
According to the girl, Chat Dowd later became suspicious that he was the subject of an undercover sting. He was arrested a few days later young a property in Leeds, where his phone was seized.
The trial continues.