Police arrest Maryland man who they say solicited teen girls

Posted at 2:41 PM, April 11, 2022 and last updated 4:50 PM, December 12, 2022

By: Bryna Zumer

COLUMBIA, Md. (WMAR) — Howard County, Maryland police arrested a man Friday who they say approached two 14-year-old girls and offered them money for sex.

Suspect image (Howard County Police Department)

The girls were able to take a picture of the suspect before calling the police.

The incident happened at about 9 a.m. on Friday, April 8 across from Swansfield Elementary School in Columbia, Maryland.

The man, later identified as 32-year-old Richard Morgan was charged with two counts of solicitation of a minor.

This story was originally published April 8, 2022, by WMAR in Baltimore, an E.W. Scripps Company.