LAURINBURG — Police here responded to a call on Saturday to check on the well-being of a minor, but the case quickly became much more serious.
At about 10:45 p.m., Laurinburg police officers arrived at Quality Inn on Jameson Inn Court and made contact with Darrell Brown, 54, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, who was renting a room there.
Upon further investigation, it was learned that Brown had traveled to Laurinburg in an effort to meet up with a 16-year-old juvenile that he had previously met on social media.
Police found that the 16-year-old was present in the room and had been staying with Brown for three days.
Original Source: By W. Curt Vincent Laurinburg Exchange