Man accused of sex-related crimes with minor


A Tiffin man is to appear in Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court today on two sex-related charges.

Cody A. Swank, 25, was charged with unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, a third-degree felony, and disseminating matter harmful to juveniles, a first-degree misdemeanor, according to Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court records.

Court records state Swank is accused of engaging in sexual conduct with a 13-year-old girl at his residence, 590 S. Sandusky St., Apt. H. The girl said Swank knew her age and grade in school, they state.

A Tiffin Police Department officer saw photographs and videos of Swank on the alleged victim’s phone, court records state.

Swank is to appear for an initial arraignment in Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court today. He was incarcerated in Seneca County Jail Thursday.