Man, 52, accused of affair with 16-year-old

Russell Evans Carver, 52, faces three felony counts.

March 24, 2011 1:13:01 PM PDT
A Texas man is accused of online solicitation of a minor following a reported affair with a 16-year-old girl. According to court documents, Russell Evans Carver, 52, had sexually explicit communications online with a Michigan teen in early 2010 when he lived in the Houston area. Police say Carver admitted traveling to Michigan where he had a sexual relationship with the girl, and he knew she was 16 years old.

Police say the teen told them she sent Carver nude photos of herself as well as sexually explicit videos. Police seized Carver's computer and cell phones.

He was arrested on March 22.

Carver faces three charges -- felony charge of online solicitation of a minor, felony charge of sexual performance/child and a felony charge of possession of child pornography. Carver is being held on $60,000 bond in the Hays County Jail.