By MELINDA WILLIAMS
A 30-year-old Northern Virginia man is facing five felonies after being accused of soliciting sexual acts from a Christiansburg minor.
According to Becky Wilburn, spokeswoman for Christiansburg Police Department, Deric Wallace Peacock of North Chesterfield is charged with one count of sexual solicitation of a minor by electronic means; one count of requesting a minor to fondle her own genitals; and three counts of exposing his genitals to a minor.
Peacock was arrested as part of an undercover investigation conducted by the department’s Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) unit. He is being held without bond at Montgomery County Jail.
Christiansburg Police Department is a member of the Southern Virginia ICAC Task Force.