From staff reports
A Lackawanna County man accused of sending sexually explicit content to a 14-year-old Cranberry girl waived his preliminary hearing Wednesday in Venango County Central Court.
Jason Duplessis, 25, of Olyphant, was charged with felony counts of photograph/film/depict on computer sex act, obscene/sexual material – dissemination to minors and unlawful contact with minor, in addition to misdemeanor counts of corruption of minors and harassment.
A criminal complaint filed through District Judge Patrick Lowrey’s office said on June 6, Franklin state police were alerted to a report of a suspected child abuse incident involving a 14-year-old girl and an adult man.
The interactions included sexually explicit photos of Duplessis and acknowledgment of their respective ages, the complaint said.
During their investigations, police found explicit conversations and photos shared between Duplessis and other females, including a juvenile believed to be between the ages of 7-10, the complaint said.