Sex offender arrested after soliciting sex from undercover agent

By: Staff
By: Staff
Byron Haywood (WRDW-TV)

Byron Haywood (WRDW-TV)

Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013

MARTINEZ, Ga. (WRDW) -- A registered sex offender was arrested after he contacted an undercover Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) agent who he believed was a 14-year-old girl.

Byron Keith Haywood, 30, from Augusta is charged with computer or electronic child exploitation, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.

The GBI said Haywood thought he was soliciting sex from a 14-year-old girl through social networking who was actually an undercover agent.

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