48-year-old man charged with sexual solicitation of a 14-year-old girl

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Timothy Knapp, 48, charged with trying to have sex with a 14-year-old girl in Eau Claire County court.

Law enforcement was tipped off about the conversations that the girl was having with Knapp. It is alleged that the girl was on Facebook trying to find her biological parents. In that process, she connected with Knapp.

The complaint details specific sexual solicitation between her and Knapp.

When detectives questioned Knapp he explained the conversations, but says he never made a physical connection with the accuser.

Knapp is being held on a cash bond and a preliminary hearing is set for January 2nd.

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