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20-year-old charged with molesting 13-year-old girl

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Ind. -- A 20-year-old man has been charged with child molesting for allegedly having sex with a 13-year-old girl, according to court records.

On July 13, the mother of a 13-year-old girl learned her daughter wasn't in her home at 6:30 a.m. When she checked her daughter's Snapchat location and discovered she was at the Holiday Inn, reports said.

The mother called police, went to the hotel and located her daughter with a 20-year-old man, according to the probable cause affidavit.

The victim told police she met the suspect, 20-year-old K-Chawn Price, through friends. She said they talked online and admitted to sneaking out of the house at least once to meet him, according to reports.

She said she knew Price was 19 or 20 years old and that he knew she was 13-years-old, reports said.

She also admitted they had sex at least once, reports said.

Price was questioned by police and admitted to having sex with the victim at least once, according to the probable cause affidavit.

Price also admitted to knowing the victim was 13-years-old, reports said.

Price has been charged with one count of child molesting.

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