OTTUMWA — A Fremont man is facing charges after sheriff’s deputies found photographs of him engaging in sexual acts with a minor.
Eric Baxter, 36, 201 N. Chestnut St., No. 2, Fremont, was arrested on a warrant for sexual exploitation of a minor. The arrest warrant was issued after a photos of Baxter masturbating with a 16-year-old were found during an October traffic stop. The criminal complaint said the stop led to the sexual exploitation investigation.
Court filings showed Baxter had an initial appearance Tuesday and is being held on a cash or surety bond for $10,000. The charge is a Class D felony.