KEENE, N.H. (AP) — Police say a California man has been charged in New Hampshire with arranging a sexual encounter with a 14-year-old girl he met on Snapchat.
Twenty-seven-year-old Jonathan Christy, of Placentia, faces a felony charge of certain uses of computer services prohibited. He was being arraigned Thursday afternoon. Court officials didn’t immediately have information on bail or on whether he had a lawyer.
Police say the Keene girl’s mother reported her daughter’s contact with Christy on May 11. A warrant was issued May 12. They say Christy bought the girl a cellphone.
Police say Christy flew from California to New Hampshire and arranged to pick the girl up from school and take her to a motel. Police say Christy engaged in sexual acts with the girl there.