The Taylor County Sheriff's Department has arrested a Waynesburg man and charged him with third degree sexual assault.
Deputies responded to a house for a report of a domestic dispute on Sept. 15. Upon arriving, deputies learned that Ryan Lee Roberts, 22, had traveled from Waynesburg, Pa. to meet a 14-year-old girl, who he had been talking to on a cell phone. Roberts attempted to have sex with the girl but she wouldn't cooperate, according to a criminal complaint. Roberts is being held in Tygart Valley Regional Jail on $15,000 bail.
Deputies also arrested Kurt Miles Ringer, 22 of Waynesburg, who drove Roberts to the Taylor County residence, according to a criminal complaint. Ringer is charged with obstructing or resisting an officer and is being held in Tygart Valley Regional Jail on $5,000 bail.