Lenoir Man Charged With Soliciting Minor Through Social Media

BURKE COUNTY, N.C. —  A Lenoir man has been arrested after Sheriffs say he engaged in an inappropriate conversation with a minor via social media.

Burke County Sheriffs say on Tuesday, January 11th,  following an investigation, 37-year-old, Christopher Scott Haas was arrested and charged with Solicitation of a Child by Computer and Indecent Liberties with a Child.

Reports say Haas went to a predetermined location with the intention of meeting a minor to perform sex acts, but was arrested without incident by law enforcement upon his arrival.

Haas was being held on a $50,000 secured bond and due in court on Wednesday, January 11th.