A Maury County sheriff's deputy was arrested Wednesday on child sex charges.
Maury County Sheriff Enoch George told Nashville's News 2 Deputy Jackie Sands was arrested following an Internet sex sting investigation conducted by the Dickson County Sheriff's Department.
He was charged with solicitation of sex with a minor, a Class E felony, and booked into the Dickson County jail on a $15,000 bond.
Sands lives in Giles County.
His employment at the Maury County Sheriff's Office has been terminated, Sheriff George said.