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Knoxville Man Arrested for Exploitation of a Minor
An on-going investigation by the Knox County Sheriff’s Office resulted in the arrest of a Knoxville man Monday morning for exploitation of a minor by electronic means (child age 13 or older).
KCSO officers arrested 36 year old Scot Vandergriff without incident at his home at 2730 Fairmont Boulevard. He was indicted by a Knox County grand jury on Friday. At the time of the initial investigation, Vandergriff was a teaching assistant at Gibbs High School. He is being held at the Knox County Detention Facility on a $75,000 bond. He has no previous criminal history in Knox County.