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SIOUX CITY -- A Sioux City man has pleaded not guilty to having sex with a 13-year-old girl he met on a social media site.

Kentavious Jenkins, 19, entered his written plea Thursday in Woodbury County District Court to one count of third-degree sexual abuse.

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According to court documents, Jenkins had sex with the girl on April 10 after the two had met on a social media site. The girl's mother later saw conversations between her daughter and Jenkins on the girl's cell phone and alerted police.

During a police interview, Jenkins admitted that he had sex with the girl and told investigators he wished he had not done it, court documents said.

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