Teen Accused of Soliciting 12-Year-Old for Sex

DAYTON — A 19-year-old Dayton man is behind bars tonight after police say he tried to solicit a child for sex on Facebook.Tyler Mitchell was arrested at the Dayton Library on Wyoming Street. Police tell us Mitchell was trying to solicit a 12-year-old boy to have sex. The child’s father was monitoring his son’s Facebook page and saw the teen’s request and posed as the child, chatting with the teen. Detectives say they found Mitchell at the library, on a computer, chatting with who he thought was the boy. Mitchell is facing a felony importuning charge.