Chickamauga Man Arrested for Sex Trafficking

A Chickamauga man was among five arrested in an undercover human trafficking bust centered in Rhea County… according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.

Devin Wayne Riddle was charged with one count of Trafficking for Commercial Sex Act, Possession of Methamphetamine and possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

The TBI reports that the undercover sting happened over a 2-day period last week, with the help of Rhea County authorities.

Undercover officers placed several decoy advertisements on websites known to be linked to prostitutes and commercial sex. The advertisements offered an opportunity to have sex with a minor.