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Hanover investigators announce child solicitation arrest

Hanover investigators announce child solicitation arrest
Posted at 9:36 AM, Mar 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-28 12:56:50-04

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. -- A Charlottesville man was charged with soliciting a child, according to the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office.

"Investigators arrested Frank Marion Saxon, Jr., 56, of Charlottesville, Virginia. After executing a search warrant with the assistance of the Albemarle County Police Department, Saxon was charged with five felony counts of use of communications systems to facilitate certain offenses involving children," a Hanover County Sheriff’s Office said. "Saxon is being held at the Albemarle Regional Jail with no bond."

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Anyone with additional information about this investigation is asked to contact the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at 804-365-6140 or the Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000. Citizens can also download the “P3 Tips” app for their mobile device to submit their tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.