Man Arrested After Soliciting Juvenile for Sex
GREENUP, KY. (March 16, 2020) – The Kentucky State Police and the Greenup County Commonwealth Attorney’s Office worked together over the weekend after a juvenile was solicited for sex and nude photographs.
Initial reports state, Edward L. Taylor IV, age 42 of Valatie, New York was staying in Olive Hill, Kentucky at the time of the complaint. Mr. Taylor was said to be soliciting a Greenup County, female juvenile through Facebook for sex and nude photographs.
During an arranged meeting, Mr. Taylor was taken into custody without incident and lodged in the Greenup County Detention Center on the charge of: Prohibited Use of Electronic Communication System to Procure Minor: Sex Offenses.
This incident remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police Detective Jeff Kelley.