March 29, 2015

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Man accused of sex contact with girl, 13

MEDINA — A 22-year-old Warrensville Heights man, accused of having sexual contact with a 13-year-old girl, is in the Medina County Jail.

bland-antoniowebAntonio Bland was arrested Thursday on a charge of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, a fourth-degree felony punishable by up to 18 months in prison, police said.

Bland reportedly was found in bed with the teenage girl by her parents around 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Her parents called police, and the girl was taken to Akron Children’s Hospital for treatment, according to police.

Bland reportedly met the girl on the Internet, police said.

Bland is being held in the jail on $100,000 bond, a jail spokesman said.