Suspect Arrested Enticing Child For Indecent Purpose

On 04-27-14 at 7:29 PM, Villa Rica Police Officers responded to the Hometowne Lodge on Highway 61 Connector due to a report of a suspect showing children his underwear. During the investigation the officer found that the suspect had attempted to get three juvenile boys to enter his room and try on underwear. The juveniles were found to be 7, 12, and 16 years old. The suspect claimed that he had bought the wrong size and did not want to throw away the new underwear.
The investigation further showed that the underwear was used and was for waist size 38-40 inches. The suspect also admitted that he had recently been released from prison and was a sex offender. None of the juveniles entered the suspect’s room. The suspect was identified as Edward Carroll Campbell, 70 years old, from Villa Rica. He was charged with Enticing Children for Indecent Purposes and taken to the Carroll Co Jail.
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