Retired Staunton Police Officer Arrested on Attempting to Solicit a Minor Charge

Posted: Updated: June 3, 2013 11:37 AM
John Curtis Nuckolls John Curtis Nuckolls

A retired Staunton police officer is in custody after being accused of trying to solicit a minor online. John Curtis Nuckolls, 55, also served as a school resource officer for a time.

Nuckolls was nabbed in an online sting Sunday night. Police say after sexual conversations online, a meeting was set up with what Nuckolls thought was a 14-year-old girl. Instead, he was met by police officers, who arrested him.

Nuckolls is being held without bond at Middle River Regional Jail.

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