Man charged for online solicitation of minor.

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE)- A Lufkin man is being charged for soliciting a child online. According to police, 57-year-old Rodney Merle Keels has been under investigation for months. Keels began talking online to an agent in New York, who was posing as a 13-year-old girl. Keels attempted to develop a sexual relationship with the agent, and claimed he would go visit her.

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