Such sites dismiss claims likening their services to prostitution.
If the users both agree to the date, the user is charged $20, though there are no subscription fees. The website for PokéDates, which is run by dating startup Project Fixup, says that augmented reality game is "arguably the best idea of the 21st century" and hopes that users "catch 'em all together." The game was launched earlier this July.
A Florida man was arrested after returning to the home of a woman he had sex with earlier that night to rob her of her video game consoles at gunpoint, police Marion County Sheriff's Office said in an arrest report." data-reactid="19"Kareem Mutcherson, 23, allegedly brandished a gun and forced the victim into her Ocala home, where he demanded the gaming devices at about 2 a.m.
Read: Man Steals Woman's Purse During Their First Date, Tries to Use Credit Cards at Casino: Reports" data-reactid="23"Read: Man Steals Woman's Purse During Their First Date, Tries to Use Credit Cards at Casino: Reports After Mutcherson left the scene, he was pulled over by police because one of his car's headlights was out.
The detective then realized he matched the description of the suspect in the robbery, authorities said.
The detective said the incident sticks out to him “because it was in front of everybody” and he remembers making eye contact with two other detectives at that time.