Daviess Co. man facing child sexual exploitation charges
OWENSBORO, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Kentucky man is arrested in Florida, accused of trying to meet a juvenile for sex.
According to Kentucky State Police, the Bay County Sheriff’s Department in Florida arrested 29-year-old Travis C. McDaniel last week on charges related to child sexual exploitation.
State Police say McDaniel was arrested as the result of an undercover investigation that started after it was discovered he was communicating with a juvenile online to exchange of illegal images and meet for sexual acts.
McDaniel was working temporarily in Bay County, Florida.
He is currently charged with unlawful transaction with a minor, use of a minor under 16 in a sexual performance and prohibited use of electronic means to procure a minor.
McDaniel is in jail in Florida, awaiting extradition to Daviess County.