A 27-year-old man who lives in Willow Spring was arrested by Raleigh police Saturday on charge of having solicited a 15-year-old girl online for sex last November.
An arrest warrant that police obtained Saturday accuses Marcus James Heil of soliciting a child by computer. That is a felony,
According to the charge, the solicitation happened between Nov. 11 and 13.
The charge says Heil knew or he should have known, that the girl was under 16.
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The girl lives in Raleigh and is 15, and the solicitation was reported to city police, spokeswoman Laura Hourigan said Monday.
Heil was held on $20,000 bail pending a court appearance.