Chief Sabria McGuire said detectives with the department’s Criminal Investigation Division Technology Unit arrested John Edward Westerfield, 20, of Donaldsonville Saturday.
Detectives reportedly received information regarding Westerfield and a juvenile, age 15, via the Internet.
He was charged with computer aided solicitation of a minor for sexual purposes and attempted possession of pornography involving a juvenile. No bond was set.
In a separate arrest, John-Andrew Reddock, 22, of Lafayette, was arrested Sunday on charges of indecent behavior with a juvenile, attempted possession of pornography involving a juvenile and computer aided solicitation of a minor for sexual purposes.
Reddock is accused of involvement with a 15-year-old via the Internet. He was released on $25,000 bond.