Alan Michael Wilson. Photo courtesy of VPSO.

Alan Michael Wilson, 23, of Leesville, LA, was arrested Sunday, June 5, 2021 by the Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office following the investigation of a suspicious vehicle observed parked near a business in the area of Vernon Lake Road and Highway 8 West.

Deputies approached the vehicle and a male subject, later identified as Alan Wilson, exited the back passenger door of the vehicle. A female subject was observed in the back seat of the driver's side of the vehicle. The female and she identified herself as a 14-year-old juvenile.

Deputies made contact with the juvenile’s parents and they arrived shortly thereafter to take custody of their daughter. Deputies learned that the juvenile’s parents did not know that she had left their residence. The parents advised that she did not have permission to leave their residence nor did she have permission to be in the company of Wilson.

Deputies arrested Wilson and charged him with one count of Contributing to the Delinquency of a Juvenile.

Detectives learned that Wilson had initiated contact with the juvenile via a social media platform in early 2022 and continued until the date of Wilson's arrest. During the course of the investigation Detective's learned that Wilson would solicit photographs of the juvenile as well as utilize the social media platform to arrange face to face meetings with the child. Detectives also learned that Wilson picked the juvenile up a short distance from her residence during the night time hours on at least four occasions.

After further investigation Wilson was again arrested on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, and charged with three additional counts of Contributing to the Delinquency of a Juvenile, two counts of Oral Sexual Battery, two counts of Felony Carnal Knowledge, one count of Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile, and three charges of Computer Aided Solicitation of a Minor.

Bond has been set at $1,050,000.00 and Wilson remains in the VPSO jail.

The investigation regarding Wilson is ongoing.

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