An Austin man who allegedly tried to solicit sex from a 13-year-old girl in late December of 2018 has been charged with two felonies in Mower County District Court.


29-year-old Jacob Steven Smith has been charged with a felony for soliciting a child to engage in sexual conduct through electronic communication and a felony for engaging in electronic communication with a child relating to or describing sexual conduct.

Smith’s next appearance in Mower County District Court for October 5th.