A 24-YEAR-OLD man was charged in court on Tuesday with two counts of having paid sex with a 14-year-old girl.

Muhammad Fadhli Rezlan allegedly paid $40 to have sex with the girl at a hotel in Geylang last October, and paid her $35 to have sex at a lodging house in November.

If convicted he faces a jail term of up to seven years and/or a fine on each charge.

His case was adjourned to Dec 13. His police bail has been extended.