The Lincoln County Sheriff’s deputies say they have arrested an Aiken County man accused of enticing a child for indecent purposes.
According to Sheriff Bruce Beggs, 37-year-old Jeremy Franklin faces of Sexual Exploitation of a Child and Enticing a Child for Indecent Purposes. Franklin is currently locked up at the Lincoln County Detention Center, awaiting a bond hearing. The sheriff says Franklin was caught on Tuesday afternoon. Investigators say he thought he was meeting with a teen he’d met online. He unknowingly contacted an investigator instead.