Police on Monday night charged 28-year-old Humberto Asis-Martinez with encouraging a 13-year-old girl to send him nude photos of herself.
Ais-Martinez, of 5104 Hayfield Drive in Raleigh, was charged with three counts of first-degree sexual exploitation of a child and three counts of taking indecent liberties with a child.
According to arrest warrants, the activity happened between May 4 and June 7.
Asis-Martinez was held on $1 million bail for a court appearance Tuesday.
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He was arrested at the police department’s Northeast District station on Greens Dairy Road, where detectives who handle juvenile crime are based.