CHARLOTTE, N.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) — A former North Carolina State Highway Patrolman is facing serious charges after his arrest with a prostitute on Dec. 23.

Jeffrey Scott Salyer, of Matthews, is charged with a felony of crime against nature and two misdemeanors involving patronizing and soliciting a prostitute.

Salyer resigned from his state job on the day of his charges. According to the NCSHP, Salyer had worked for the agency since August 2019.