Rochester man accused of meeting up with child at motel in Traverse City area

A Rochester man is accused of talking to a child and meeting up with the minor.

Police said they were contacted in August 2021 after a child’s guardian found nude photos on the child's phone. An investigation led them to Paul Anthony Pavliscak.

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According to police, Pavliscak, 21, was talking to the child on the Snapchat app, and met at a motel in the Traverse City area. Police did not specify if the photos on the child's phone were of Pavliscak.

After an investigation, Pavliscak was arrested on May 5 and charged with accosting a child for immoral purposes and using a computer to commit a crime. He was given a $25,000 personal recognizance bond, and is due back in court next month.