Monroe man arrested on child porn, solicitation of a minor charges

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AMHERST, Va. (WFXR) — A Monroe man was arrested by the Amherst County Sheriff’s Office on multiple charges of possession of child pornography and solicitation of a minor via electronic devices.

Joel M. Wooldridge of Monroe was arrested after a complaint was received from an online chat service, the Amherst County Sheriff’s Office said. It received help in the investigation from the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office and the Southern Virginia Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.

Woolridge is held at the Blue Ridge Regional Jail without bond.

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