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Eight men in federal custody on child sex trafficking charges

FORT WORTH – Eight men are in federal custody on child sex trafficking charges as outlined in a federal criminal complaint filed last week, announced U.S. Attorney John Parker of the Northern District of Texas. 

The following individuals were charged and have made their initial appearances before U.S. Magistrate Judge Jeffrey L. Cureton:

  • Pierre Lagrone, aka “P” or “Pedro,” 33
  • Robert Roseberry, aka “King Rose,” 29
  • Herman Sanders, aka “Pooh,” 29
  • Reginald Smith, aka “Green Light,” 28
  • Demarcus Davis, aka “Zigg,” 25
  • Kentrell Davis, aka “Zeal,” 24
  • Cederrick Clarkson, aka “Ced” or “Spazz,” 25
  • Terroderick Watts, aka “Silk,” 27

They have been remanded to custody pending additional court hearings.

According to the affidavit filed with the criminal complaint, in March of 2017, the Fort Worth Police Department’s VICE Unit conducted a recovery operation in response to a tip sent from the

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Pueblo police take part in nationwide operation to fight child sex trafficking

The Pueblo Police Department last week participated in a nationwide multi-agency operation headed by the FBI targeting child sex trafficking. And while there were no juvenile victims found here, police did arrest 10 adults on prostitution charges.

On Oct. 12, the police department’s special victims units, crimes against persons unit and special investigations unit conducted a street and apartment operation simultaneously.

Officers engaged in the street operation targeting information police had of possible child sexual abuse or exploitation going on in the city and arrested five adults on prostitution charges, according to Sgt. Dustin Taylor of the police department.

In the other operation, officers conducted a sting at a local apartment in which they used the internet to arrange for prostitutes to come by.

Five more adults were arrested on prostitution charges in that operation, and another arrest was made on a co-conspirator charge in relation to someone who brought a prostitute to the

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Former Minn. hockey coach faces 11 child pornography charges

Bradley Christopher Alsaker, 33, was arraigned Monday in Swift County District Court on the 13 felony charges. His next court appearance will be Dec. 18 in Benson.

Alsaker also faces a felony charge for possessing firearms after being convicted of a crime. According to court records, along with a juvenile second-degree assault charge, Alsaker has a 2008 conviction for domestic assault and a 2006 conviction for criminal sexual conduct in the fifth degree, non-consensual contact.

Alsaker has been released on his personal recognizance with conditions since he was first charged with the solicitation charges in June.

Alsaker has previously served as rink manager and hockey coach in Benson and was on the board of the Benson Hockey Association when he was charged.

The Swift County Monitor News reported this summer that the Benson Hockey Association, Morris Hockey Association, and Morris-Benson Hockey Association issued a joint statement terminating Alsaker’s employment and reporting that Minnesota and

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Former Minn. hockey coach faces 11 child pornography charges

Bradley Christopher Alsaker, 33, was arraigned Monday in Swift County District Court on the 13 felony charges. His next court appearance will be Dec. 18 in Benson.

Alsaker also faces a felony charge for possessing firearms after being convicted of a crime. According to court records, along with a juvenile second-degree assault charge, Alsaker has a 2008 conviction for domestic assault and a 2006 conviction for criminal sexual conduct in the fifth degree, non-consensual contact.

Alsaker has been released on his personal recognizance with conditions since he was first charged with the solicitation charges in June.

Alsaker has previously served as rink manager and hockey coach in Benson and was on the board of the Benson Hockey Association when he was charged.

The Swift County Monitor News reported this summer that the Benson Hockey Association, Morris Hockey Association, and Morris-Benson Hockey Association issued a joint statement terminating Alsaker’s employment and reporting that Minnesota and

Read more at: http://www.echopress.com/news/4344684-former-minn-hockey-coach-faces-11-child-pornography-charges

Former Minn. hockey coach faces 11 child pornography charges

Bradley Christopher Alsaker, 33, was arraigned Monday in Swift County District Court on the 13 felony charges. His next court appearance will be Dec. 18 in Benson.

Alsaker also faces a felony charge for possessing firearms after being convicted of a crime. According to court records, along with a juvenile second-degree assault charge, Alsaker has a 2008 conviction for domestic assault and a 2006 conviction for criminal sexual conduct in the fifth degree, non-consensual contact.

Alsaker has been released on his personal recognizance with conditions since he was first charged with the solicitation charges in June.

Alsaker has previously served as rink manager and hockey coach in Benson and was on the board of the Benson Hockey Association when he was charged.

The Swift County Monitor News reported this summer that the Benson Hockey Association, Morris Hockey Association, and Morris-Benson Hockey Association issued a joint statement terminating Alsaker’s employment and reporting that Minnesota and

Read more at: http://www.dl-online.com/news/4344684-former-minn-hockey-coach-faces-11-child-pornography-charges

Aurora Man Solicited Girls For Child Porn, Told Victim He’d Shoot Her: Feds

AURORA, IL — An Aurora man faces decades in prison on child porn charges after federal authorities claim he chatted with young girls online, asking them to send explicit photos — and threatening violence if they didn’t. Richard Barnett, 39, was arrested Monday after federal authorities seized multiple electronic devices and several firearms during a court-ordered search at his Aurora home.

Barnett is accused of using the screen name “davidbanks1014” to talk to underage girls no the social media platform musical.ly, enticing them to produce pornographic images of themselves and send them to him, according to a complaint filed in federal court in Chicago. Some victims told police that “davidbanks1014” claimed to be just 13 years old.

Barnett is also accused of threatening to physically harm at least one of the girls, telling one victim that he would shoot her if she didn’t comply with his demands to send sexually explicit photos,

Read more at: https://patch.com/illinois/aurora/aurora-man-solicited-girls-child-porn-told-victim-hed-shoot-her-feds

Former Minn. hockey coach faces 11 child pornography charges

Bradley Christopher Alsaker, 33, was arraigned Monday in Swift County District Court on the 13 felony charges. His next court appearance will be Dec. 18 in Benson.

Alsaker also faces a felony charge for possessing firearms after being convicted of a crime. According to court records, along with a juvenile second-degree assault charge, Alsaker has a 2008 conviction for domestic assault and a 2006 conviction for criminal sexual conduct in the fifth degree, non-consensual contact.

Alsaker has been released on his personal recognizance with conditions since he was first charged with the solicitation charges in June.

Alsaker has previously served as rink manager and hockey coach in Benson and was on the board of the Benson Hockey Association when he was charged.

The Swift County Monitor News reported this summer that the Benson Hockey Association, Morris Hockey Association, and Morris-Benson Hockey Association issued a joint statement terminating Alsaker’s employment and reporting that Minnesota and

Read more at: http://www.bemidjipioneer.com/news/4344684-former-minn-hockey-coach-faces-11-child-pornography-charges

Former Benson hockey coach now faces 11 child pornography charges

Bradley Christopher Alsaker, 33, was arraigned Monday in Swift County District Court on the 13 felony charges. His next court appearance will be Dec. 18 in Benson.

Alsaker also faces a felony charge for possessing firearms after being convicted of a crime. According to court records, along with a juvenile second-degree assault charge, Alsaker has a 2008 conviction for domestic assault and a 2006 conviction for criminal sexual conduct in the fifth degree, non-consensual contact.

Alsaker has been released on his personal recognizance with conditions since he was first charged with the solicitation charges in June.

Alsaker has previously served as rink manager and hockey coach in Benson and was on the board of the Benson Hockey Association when he was charged.

The Swift County Monitor News reported this summer that the Benson Hockey Association, Morris Hockey Association, and Morris-Benson Hockey Association issued a joint statement terminating Alsaker’s employment and reporting that Minnesota and

Read more at: http://www.wctrib.com/news/local/4344438-former-benson-hockey-coach-now-faces-11-child-pornography-charges

Bywater man given 10-year sentence on child porn plea

A 60-year-old Bywater man was sentenced to 10 years in state prison Monday (Oct. 16), after pleading guilty to 500 counts of child pornography.

Louis Ortis was arrested April 20, after agents with the Louisiana Bureau of Investigation, acting on tips from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, raided his home in the 800 block of Port Street.

According to arrest documents, Ortis’ online activity included the downloading, possession and distribution of videos depicting children — some as young as infants — being raped, sexually assaulted or engaging in sexual activities. The LBI agents, working under the auspices of Attorney General Jeff Landry’s office, reported that a forensic preview of Ortis’ electronic devices turned up more than 500 such images and videos.

Ortis has remained jailed since his arrest, unable to make one of the highest bonds ever set in Orleans Parish. After Ortis was charged in June, Criminal District Judge

Read more at: http://www.nola.com/crime/index.ssf/2017/10/bywater_man_given_10-year_sent.html

Springfield man faces jail time for possessing child porn



NORRISTOWN A Springfield Township, Montgomery County man has jail in his future after he admitted to possessing images of child pornography on his home computer.

Bradley Ethan Rothbart, 50, of the 400 block of Norfolk Road, was sentenced in Montgomery County Court on Monday to 11 ½ to 23 months in the county jail after he pleaded guilty to a felony charge of sexual abuse of children, possessing child pornography in connection with a March 2016 incident at his home. Judge Gary S. Silow, who accepted a plea agreement in the matter, ordered Rothbart to report to the

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