A Sevierville man is facing a felony charge for attempting to meet up with a 14-year-old girl for sex on Monday night.
John David Anderson, 31, of Sevierville is charged with solicitation of a minor aggravated statutory rape, which is a Class E felony.
Anderson is also charged with simple possession of a Schedule VI drug and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to the Knoxville Police Department
KPD said Anderson drove to meet up with a 14-year-old girl to engage in sexual acts around 8:57 p.m. Monday. Members of KPD’s Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force found marijuana in Anderson’s possession at the time of his arrest.
Authorities are holding Anderson on $22,000 bond, and with a bond condition of no contact with minors.