Bluefield Man Arrested For Trying To Solicit A Minor

BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) – A Bluefield man has been arrested after he allegedly tried to solicit a minor.

On June 1, 2019, Jacob Adams, 26, of Bluefield, WV was arrested by Detective-Sergeant Steven A. Sommers with the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department and the WV Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force for solicitation of a minor via a computer.

Jacob Adams had attempted to meet a person he believed to be 15 years of age after having conversations that were sexual in nature over the Internet.

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