Metro-East News

Marion County man accused of soliciting a 13-year-old

A Centralia man has been accused of asking a 13-year-old to perform a sexual act, a WJBD Radio report said.

Matthew Lammers, 33, was charged with indecent solicitation of a child in Marion County Court on Friday in connection with the incident, the report said. His bail was set at $5,000.

Lammers was later released from jail after posting $500 cash bond, the report said.

According to the report, Lammers was ordered not to have any unsupervised contact with anyone under 18.

Hana Muslic: 618-239-2626, @h_muslic