SAN AUGUSTINE COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Officers with the Pineland Police Department arrested a 41-year-old man on Aug. 20 in connection to allegations that he sent sexual text messages to a 13-year-old child.
Prentice LaShawn Brown, of Pineland, is still being held in the San Augustine County Jail on a second-degree felony online solicitation of a minor charge. No bail amount was available.
East Texas News obtained copies of the arrest and search warrants on Tuesday.
The search warrant authorized Pineland Police officers to seize Brown's cell phone and laptop and/or desktop hard drive computer. The warrant listed the probable cause as "continuance of sexual text messages between Brown and victim, age 13."
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