Man arrested for solicitation of a minor in East Tennessee

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MAYNARDVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man was recently arrested for solicitation of a minor in East Tennessee.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation reports they began looking into Travis King on Dec. 17, 2015.

During the course of the investigation, agents reportedly developed information that identified King, formerly of Warren County, was involved in these incidents between November and December last year.

A grand jury indicted the 37-year-old on Sept. 2 with two counts of solicitation of a minor.

He was taken into custody on Old Callahan Road in Knoxville and booked into jail on a $50,000 bond where he is being held for Warren County authorities.