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Pittsburgh man charged with soliciting sex online from teenage girl

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield Police have filed charges against another man accused of trying to solicit sex online from a member of a predator watch group posing as a 15-year-old girl.

The latest suspect is 38-year-old Richard Fix IV of Pittsburgh.

Fix is now facing charges of corruption of minors and related offenses after he allegedly sent inappropriate messages through a dating app and drove to Clearfield on October 23rd with the intention of having sex with a teenage girl.

Fix waived his right to a preliminary hearing this week.

He is in the Clearfield County Jail in lieu of $100,000 bail.