A 22-year-old Arkansan is facing a charge of sexual indecency with a child in a case involving a 13-year-old girl, authorities said.
According to to the state's First Judicial District Drug Task Force, Demonte Stewart of Wynne was arrested after he went to a motel “for the purpose of having sex” with the minor.
He was being held at the Cross County jail as of Friday afternoon, records show, and no bail had been set. He is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday, the task force wrote on Facebook.
The Wynne Police Department also reportedly assisted in the arrest of Stewart.