ABILENE, Texas -

Investigators arrested a 41-year-old Abilene man Tuesday morning for online solicitation of a minor.

According to the Taylor County Sheriff's Office, John Michael Howard was arrested for alleged online solicitation of a minor under the age of 14.

Howard was apprehended around 9:45 a.m. after he arrived at a predetermined location to meet a minor for sexual relations, a news release said.

He is being held at the Taylor County Jail. His bond has not been set yet.