Man suspected of seeking nude photos from teenage girls arrested in Madera

A 29-year-old man wanted on several felony charges for soliciting sexually explicit photos from teenage girls was arrested Sunday at a Madera hotel.

Madera County Sheriff Jay Varney said deputies were able to arrest the suspect, identified as Brandon Johns, with help from several tips. Johns is suspected of contacting numerous teenage girls online and through the phone, trying to start sexually oriented conversations that would end with him asking for nude photos.