The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

I never thought I would be posting a story about MySpace in 2017, yet here we are. Anyway, 32-year-old David Francisco Pena, was recently arrested in Gulfport, Mississippi, after being on the run for three years. Pena was convicted of first-degree sexual assault of a Juvenile in 2009, after he took a girl he met …

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31-year-old Lucas Michael Chansler, formerly of St. John’s, Florida, is spending 105 years in prison on child porn charges after pleading guilty in 2014. Chanlser would pose as a 15-year-old on MySpace, Stickam, and AIM to solicit underage girls for explicit pictures. Once he started getting pictures from the victim he would extort them into …

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Man Suspected of Having Sex with Redondo Beach Teen: We have a repeat customer on our hands today. Back in 2011 Hugo Galindo Gonzalez pleaded guilty to a federal felony charge of using the Internet to transmit information about a minor. Although what really happened is that he allegedly had sex (child rape) with a …

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Statutory rape conviction gets man 50 years in prison: Don’t worry folks. The crime took place in 2009. No one uses MySpace anymore. Anyway, 26-year-old Steven Lee Odom was sentenced in a Rowan County, North Carolina, court recently to a minimum of 50 years for the statutory rape of a 13-year-old girl when Odom was …

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Man Gets 24 Years in Prison for Myspace Rapes: The tale of Douchebag Ed Grimley, aka 24-year-old Jason Ara Erpinar of Yorba Linda, California, is a long and twisted one. Back in 2009, a then 20-year-old Erpinar was arrested for raping three women, two of whom he met through MySpace. In 2011 he entered into …

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Reno man arrested on suspicion of sexual assault charge via online dating service: 26-year-old Daniel Harvey Riggs was a suspect in a 2009 MySpace rape of a woman at a Reno, Nevada casino. He was not charged due to lack of evidence. However Riggs was arrested back on March 21st for the alleged rape of …

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Man charged with sex abuse of minor after impregnating girl he met on Myspace: No, the crime didn’t happen recently. Even with its most recent revamp no one is using MySpace these days. Anyway a 41-year-old man was charged with sexual abuse of a minor for having sex with a 15-year-old girl and impregnating her …

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Mass. woman could get 30 years for posing as boy: Carissa Hads Pleads Guilty in Clarksburg Court: 25-year-old Carissa Hads of Quincy, Massachusetts was arrested back in May of this year for crossing state lines with the intent to have sex (child rape) with a minor. Wait, people are still using MySpace in 2012? Anyway …

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Court nixes sentence in Pa. MySpace sex case: In 2010 a then 33-year-old Michael E. Begin of Bradford, Pennsylvania was arrested for soliciting sex from a 14-year-old girl online. He posed as a 20-year-old Marine sniper who also happened to be of Cherokee descent. When he was arrested at the meeting place he had condoms, …

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O.C. Man Convicted in Myspace Rapes: The last time I posted about Douchebag Ed Grimley, aka Jason Ara Erpinar of Yorba Linda, California, he pleaded guilty to 3 rapes and received a sentence of 15 years. Erpinar was charged with raping 3 women, two of whom he met on MySpace while the 3rd was a …

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