A man who identified himself as a Nashville Metro Schools employee was arrested in Murfreesboro, Tennessee on solicitation for rape of .
Detectives said Watson posted an ad on Craigslist seeking to have sex with a mother and her young. Undercover detectives posing as a mother of interested in the proposal corresponded online with Watson for a week before arranging to meet him at a Murfreesboro restaurant. The undercover detective stayed in her role until she was able to get Watson to let her hold the .
Then other detectives moved in to take him down. Metro Schools officials said they're aware of the arrest.
The district issued the following statement:. He has been placed on leave, pending the MPD investigation. Watson worked as an electronics technician.
His office was located at Metro Southeast. He worked on a variety of electronics issues including school smoke alarms.
He had no contact with youth, other than attending to electrical issues involving school maintenance. The investigation remained open.
Detectives confiscated cellphones and hard drives from Watson. There has been a concern he may have targeted other potential young victims.
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