Central Illinois man arrested for indecent solicitation of a child

CHARLESTON - A central Illinois man has been arrested by Charleston police for allegedly having inappropriate conversations with a 14-year-old girl.

Charleston Police say Jeffrey P. Chadwicke, 28, was arrested July 8 on the preliminary charge of indecent solicitation of a child.

According to police, Chadwicke took part in multiple inappropriate sexual conversations with the 14-year-old girl by using text messaging and various social media networking applications and websites.

Charleston police say Chadwicke was placed in the Coles County Safety and Detention Center pending a court appearance.

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