Police: 24-year-old man drove cross-country to meet 14-year-old girl

MEDINA, Ohio - A man is in jail after the FBI said he traveled to Ohio from California to meet a 14-year-old girl.

A Medina police officer said he spotted Edwin Franco Rolffo-Zavala, 24, in a parked car with the minor female at around 3 a.m. Jan. 21.

Rolffo-Zavara told police that he was a relative of the girl, but the girl told the officer that the two met online nine months ago and he came from California to meet her. He was arrested for probable cause of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor.

Police executed search warrants on Rolffo-Zavala's home, cell phone, computer and a motel room and said they found evidence that he knew that she was 13 when he started talking to her and 14 when he met her in person.

The FBI arrested and charged Rolffo-Zavala federally March 17, 2014.

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