TUOLUMNE COUNTY (CBS13) – A man was arrested in Tuolumne County on suspicion of providing a minor with illegal drugs in exchange for sex.
On Friday morning, Gary Gilliam, 59, of Newark called 9-1-1 to report a disturbance between him and “his date” at a local hotel, according to a statement from the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office.READ MORE: Sheriff: Deputy Likely Saved Motorcyclist’s Life With Tourniquet After Amador County Crash
Deputies say they arrived at the hotel and found a teenage girl who was inside the hotel room reportedly suffering from a medical emergency. She was taken to the hospital and an investigation was initiated. Deputies determined Gilliam had allegedly provided the victim with illegal drugs in exchange for sex.READ MORE: Growth Of Dixie Fire Slows Considerably; Full Containment Expected By Mid-August
Gilliam was arrested on suspicion of sex crimes involving a minor, solicitation of a minor, possession of drugs for sale, and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
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The investigation is still ongoing. Deputies say there are no other victims involved.