Lawmen: Halifax Man Met Underage Girl Online, Had Sex With Her

A man wanted in the east after authorities say he met an underage girl online and had sex with her is now behind bars.

Jeremy Jones, 22-years-old, was wanted by Halifax County Deputies. He was arrested in Durham.

Lawmen say he met an underage female on a social media site and later came to the Enfield area and picked her up and had sexual intercourse with her.

Jones is in to the Halifax County Detention Center under a million dollar bond.