Lawrence County sex offender arrested for soliciting minors
(WAFF) - The Lawrence County Sheriff's Department arrested a convicted sex offender on Friday.
Matthew Thomas Haislip, 34, was taken into custody following a search of his residence in Saint Joseph, Tenn.
The warrant was the result of an investigation concerning Haislip soliciting minors for sexual acts.
He was arrested for solicitation of a minor and is currently being held in the Lawrence County Detention Center under a $20,000 bond.
Haislip will face additional charges for rule violations of the sex offender registry.
He has previously been charged with sex crimes in Wisconsin and Alabama.
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