Washington County man charged with soliciting naked pics from 16-year-old


Austin MIchael Lewis

Austin Michael Lewis

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Fla. (WMBB) – A 25-year-old man was arrested in Washington County after exchanging nude photos with a 16-year-old girl, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies were contacted by a family member of the teen after they received notifications from an app which alerted them to the possibility of inappropriate pictures being transmitted to and from the teen’s phone.

WCSO began an investigation into the allegations which ended in the arrest of Austin Michael Lewis.

Lewis was booked into the Washington County Jail on felony charges of using an electronic device to seduce, solicit, or lure a child and cruelty towards a child.

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