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Michigan man arrested for soliciting sex with minor, deputies say

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Posted at 10:21 AM, Feb 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-22 12:07:34-05

A Clinton Township man is now behind bars after trying to solicit sex with a minor online, according to the Macomb County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies say they received a tip that Ross Earl Kouba, 41, was using social media to solicit sex with an underage person.

A detective posing as an underage girl then began talking online with Kouba. The 41-year-old reportedly detailed his sexual desires and arranged a meeting in February. When he showed up at the specified location, he was arrested. 

Kouba is facing charges including child sexually abusive activity and using a computer to commit a crime. 

He was arraigned on February 21 and remains in the Macomb County Jail.