A 20-year-old Decatur man who police say tried to meet a 14-year-old for sex has also been arrested for looking into the windows of a Decatur home, Decatur police said.

Christian Adahy Perkins, of 2101 Harrison St. S.E., was charged by Decatur police with traveling to meet a child for illegal sex and electronic solicitation of a child. 

A Police Department release said Perkins electronically communicated with the 14-year-old Thursday to solicit sex and traveled within the city to engage in illegal sex with the child before being intercepted by police and arrested.

Police also said they had received a report of a suspicious person looking in the windows of a home in the early morning hours of Sept. 5, and the homeowner identified the person as Perkins

Decatur police said Perkins engaged in surveillance of the home for the purpose of sexual gratification and observed a 15 year old female in the bathroom.

Perkins was charged with aggravated criminal surveillance related to the second incident, and he was being held in Morgan County jail in lieu of combined bail of $80,000 on all charges.

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