DOTHAN, AL -- A Cowarts man is behind bars following a brief child solicitation investigation by the Dothan Police Department. Police arrested Rodney Reese on Wednesday and charged with Electronic Solicitation of a Child.
Investigators say on March 6th, 2014 Reese began communicating through a social website, with a Dothan Police Officer he believed to be a 14 year old female. During their conversation, Reese stated he wanted to perform sexual acts to and with that 14 year old female.
Police took Reese into custody after he arrived in Dothan, at a designated location he believed to have been the place at which he was meeting the 14 year old female.
Reese is a 42-year-old white male from Cowarts. Bond was set at $75,000.