BREAKING: Lebanon man indicted in sex-trafficking case

Staff Reports • Dec 17, 2015 at 6:36 PM

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has obtained an indictment for a Lebanon man accused in connection to an ongoing sex-trafficking investigation.

At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, TBI Special Agents began investigating Travis Lamar Stargill on Aug. 1, 2012.

During the course of the investigation, Agents learn information leading them to believe that on Sept. 4, 2011, Stargill man engaged in sexual intercourse with a minor female victim who was being trafficked for sex.

On May 12, the Wilson County Grand Jury returned an indictment for the 38-year-old, charging him with one count of aggravated statutory rape.

On Wednesday, Stargill turned himself in to TBI Agents at the Wilson County Jail, where as of Wednesday afternoon, he was being held on $25,000 bond.

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