INVESTIGATION AND ARREST FOR ENTICEMENT OF A CHILD
On September 27, 2015 the Madison Police Department began an investigation of a report of an adult individual engaging in inappropriate electronic communications with a minor child. Through interviews, investigation, and examination of electronic evidence investigators prepared an arrest warrant for Eddie Lee Thomas, age 25, of Bolton, MS for the crime of Enticement of a Child to Produce Visual Depictions of Sexual Conduct and Enticement of a Child to Meet for Sexual Purposes, both felonies.
On September 29, 2015 Thomas was arrested and charged with the two counts listed in the arrest warrant. His bond was set at $250,000. Thomas is scheduled for his initial court appearance today (10/1/2015) at 1:30pm in Madison Municipal Court.
This is an on-going investigation and any persons who may have information regarding this or similar cases involving Eddie Lee Thomas are asked to contact investigators with the Madison Police Department at (601) 856-6111.