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State Police Arrest Elkins Man for Soliciting a Minor Online

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West Virginia State Police arrested an Elkins man for soliciting a minor through social media.

Nicholas Fast, 21, was arrested and charged with one count of soliciting a minor via a computer.

On May 13, state police received a complaint from the victim saying that Fast had continuously sent her sexual messages via Facebook, according to the criminal complaint.

The victim told troopers that Fast started sending her messages in April 2013 and continued to send them after she asked him to stop on several occasions, according to the criminal complaint.

In a statement to police, Fast confirmed that he sent the messages to the victim.