WAUKESHA, WI (WTAQ) - A West Virginia man has been charged with felony stalking of a 13-year-old terminally ill girl.
Waukesha authorities say 30-year-old Shannon Bailey became infatuated with the teen after reading about her on the social media site, CaringBridge.
According to the complaint, Bailey moved from West Virginia to Wisconsin to be closer to the teen. Her mother reported to police that Bailey was harassing her daughter and believed he wanted to marry her, an accusation Bailey denies.
If convicted, he faces up to 18 months in prison and a $10,000 fine.
(Story courtesy of Wheeler News Service)