Man arrested in Rowan Co on charges of exploiting children in TN - | WBTV Charlotte

Man arrested in Rowan Co on charges of exploiting children in TN

(Source: Tennessee Bureau of Investigation) (Source: Tennessee Bureau of Investigation)
ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) -

A North Carolina man charged with soliciting children for sexual activities in Tennessee was arrested Friday in Rowan County. 

Rodrigo Navarro, 24, is charged with exploitation of a minor by electronic means and solicitation of a minor. 

Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said that between April 22 and 29, 2014, Navarro "solicited children for the purpose of engaging in sexual activity." 

On July 14, the Unicoi County Grand Jury returned indictments against Navarro on the charges and he was arrested in NC. 

Navarro was being held in the Rowan County Jail awaiting an extradition hearing.

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