Montvale man arrested for sexual misconduct with a teen

BEDFORD, Va. (WDBJ7) State Police have arrested a Montvale man for solicitation of a minor.

Larry Scott Hawkins, 52, of Montvale, was arrested Wednesday at his home in Bedford County, according to a statement from Virginia State Police.

State Police say they started investigating Hawkins, after receiving a tip that he had used a media device to solicit a 17-year-old female for sex.

Hawkins has been charged with six counts of sexual misconduct involving or using media communications.

He is being held without bond at the Blue Ridge Regional Jail.