Schaumburg police: Man, 77, charged with solicitation of a child

October 1, 2012 3:43:27 PM PDT
A 77-year-old man is charged with trying to solicit a child.

Schaumburg police say Paul Duke offered a 9-year-old girl money to perform a sex act. Duke was arrested after the girl ran away and told a family friend. She wasn't touched or harmed.

Duke is charged with felony indecent solicitation of a child and is being held on $50,000 bond.