The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

If you were wondering how long it would take for a creeper to break quarantine, the answer is this past Sunday. That’s when 22-year-old Michael McDole was allegedly found in his car in Winter Haven, Florida with a 15-year-old girl. McDole was said to have met the girl on Snapchat. Police evidence seems to indicate …

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Do you know how I’m always saying that mobile messaging app Kik is full of sex offenders, pedophiles, and child porn collectors? Well, today’s subject is all three wrapped into one. You could say he’s the ultimate Kik kreeper. 37-year-old Randall Eugene Bateman is considered to be a violent sex offender by the state of Tennessee. He’s accused …

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I’ve posted about guys with diaper fetishes before.  These were guys who pretended to be disabled so they could get care workers to change their adult diapers. This post is about someone diaper fetish was even more disturbing than that since no adults were involved. 29-year-old Ryan Antrim of Salisbury Township, Pennsylvania was recently sentenced …

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To be honest, when I first read this story I thought it was a repeat. It turns out that it isn’t. Anyway, 20-year-old Seth Nieters of st. Charles, Missouri has been charged with first-degree sodomy/attempted sodomy, child molestation, rape/attempted rape and attempted sodomy. Nieters allegedly promised vape pods to two underage girls in exchange for …

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I haven’t posted a lot of stories about TikTok. If you’re unfamiliar with the app, it allows its users to record and share short videos. I like to call it the heir apparent to Vine. While I haven’t seen a lot of stories in the news about predators on TikTok that doesn’t mean they’re not …

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Get your puke buckets, mind bleach, and chemical showers handy, we’re in for a rough one. 59-year-old John DiGeronimo of Alexandria, Virginia, is accused of leaving sexually explicit photos of a 16-year-old girl at the girl’s home, the girl’s boyfriend’s home, and in front of the girl’s high school. Why would he do this? It …

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In Ocean County, New Jersey a man recently confronted a suspected online predator at a Toms River strip mall. Of course, the incident was being live-streamed on Facebook Live at the time. The man conducting the amateur sting is also said to have a YouTube channel as well. However, for once, police were called to …

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Late last month, 37-year-old Robert Michael Berry of St. Petersburg, Florida was arrested for allegedly trying to meet a minor for sex over the social networking app Skout. Skout’s parent company also owns the equally questionable dating app MeetMe. Luckily, the 14-year-old girl he thought he was meeting for sex was actually an undercover detective …

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42-year-old Aaron Ferrell was recently arrested by the Holmes County Sheriff’s Office in Florida. Ferrell allegedly was grooming a minor over Snapchat. He was caught after he went to a florist and tried sending flowers to the minor. He is said to have requested the flowers be sent anonymously with the message of “To my …

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38-year-old Kyle Smith Jr. of Parkman, Ohio has been arrested for allegedly obtaining child porn from the encrypted messaging app Wickr. Authorities were first notified when Yahoo notified the NCMEC that one of its users was using Yahoo Mail to upload child porn. When authorities searched Smith’s home he reportedly told investigators that he’s been …

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