A deputy marshal was arrested Friday afternoon on a charge of child solicitation.
Lyn Nunemaker, 50, of Columbus, is a deputy marshal in Hartsville, officials with the Indiana State Police said.
ISP started investigating a complaint of child solicitation against Nunemaker on Wednesday. He is accused of texting a female child, police said.
Nunemaker was taken to the Bartholomew County Jail on a charge of child solicitation and communicating matters harmful to a child.
No other details were released.