Chesapeake, VA. â€" Chesapeake police have arrested a pastor and former police chaplain for computer solicitation of a child.
32-year-old Haden Conrad is accused of exposing his genitals via webcam to an undercover Sheriffâ€™s Deputy in Spotsylvania County posing as a fourteen year old female. Conrad met the deputy in an online chat room.
One of the places investigators searched was a church on Chesapeake Avenue.
The website for â€˜Chesapeake Avenue United Methodist Churchâ€™ lists Haden Conrad as its pastor. Heâ€™s been there since 2011.
Until Wednesday, Conrad was a Chaplain for the Chesapeake Police Department.
Officials say on February 27, police served simultaneous search warrants at Conradâ€™s residence on Orville Avenue and place of business, located in the 1200 block of Chesapeake Avenue.
Conrad was arrested and charged with Computer Solicitation of a Child Under the age of 15. He is being held in the Chesapeake City jail.