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Dyess AFB employee arrested for online solicitation of a minor

By Jason Goodwin, News Director, jgoodwin@ktxs.com
Published On: Jan 31 2013 07:14:43 PM CST
Updated On: Feb 01 2013 08:19:31 AM CST
James Goodman

James Goodman

ABILENE, Texas -

Taylor County Sheriff's Department deputies have arrested a 47-year-old worker from Dyess Air Force Base on a charge of online solicitation of a minor.

James Clinton Goodman, a exercise physiologist at Dyess, faces the second-degree felony charges for allegedly traveling to northwest Abilene to meet what he thought was a girl who was under the age of 14 for sex.

Deputies said Goodman electronically communicated "in a sexually explicit manner" with the female victim, who he knew to be under 14 years old, shortly before his arrest.
 
Goodman is now in the Taylor County Jail. His bond is set at $25,000.