Man charged after allegedly ‘sexting’ teen

TOWANDA – Douglas J. Carey, 25, of Laceyville, was charged by state police with criminal solicitation/involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, criminal solicitation/sexual abuse of children and corruption of minors following several incidents last month.

According to police, Carey messaged and texted the 13-year-old victim soliciting her to engage in sexual activity with him between Jan. 18 and Jan. 28.

He also allegedly solicited her to send nude photographs of herself to him and allegedly sent a sexually explicit photo of himself to the victim.

On Monday, Carey was remanded to the Bradford County Jail in lieu of $85,000 bail.