Man busted on child solicitation charge
State Police, Providence Police investigate crime
Updated: Monday, 23 Nov 2009, 6:29 AM EST
Published : Monday, 23 Nov 2009, 6:28 AM EST

Amanda Mathias
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - Rhode Island State Police have arrested a Providence man in connection with the solicitation of a child.

On Saturday, members of the Computer Crimes Unit arrested 26 year-old Josh Manchester of 115 Lynch Street, Providence, on the charge of indecent solicitation of a child. Investigators tell Eyewitness News the arrest is a result of a joint investigation by the Providence Police Sex Crimes Unit and the Rhode Island State Police Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.

Manchester was arraigned in 6th District Court , and was released on personal recognizance with special conditions.