Grafton man charged for soliciting a minor through social media

Jason Carl Laux, Courtesy: WVRJA

HARRISON COUNTY, W. Va. (WDTV) -- Jason Carl Laux from Grafton is facing charges after he allegedly tried to ask a teenager for sexual favors.

According to the criminal complaint from Harrison County, Laux was found messaging a teenage girl privately through Facebook. The 35-year-old asked the teen for explicit sexual favors.

He also talked her about meeting up and bringing her cigarettes and alcohol, even though she told him she was a minor.