The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

44-year-old Jeremy Charles Jenkins is a former police officer and special agent with North Carolina’s Alcohol Law Enforcement. ALE is basically the ATF of North Carolina. Jenkins of Buncombe County was arrested back in October, however, the charges have not been made public until recently. Jenkins is accused of allegedly sending an explicit photo of …

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29-year-old Rachel Walker of Memphis, Tennessee has been accused of allegedly sharing child porn on mobile messaging apps Kik and Wickr.  According to federal agents, Walker was in a Kik chat room that was dedicated to ‘violent sex acts’. She then directed an undercover FBI agent to Wickr where she is said to have shared …

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34-year-old Kraig David Van Winkle is accused of allegedly kidnapping a 13-year-old girl from Springdale, Arkansas. Van Winkle is said to have taken the girl back to his home in Schertz, Texas. According to Google Maps, that’s at least a 20 hour round trip drive. Van Winkle reportedly met the girl on the video chat …

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52-year-old Alan J. Beaty of Galesburg, Illinois is accused of soliciting an 11-year-old girl on Facebook for sex from nearby Kewanee, Illinois. Beaty was also said to be allegedly sending explicit images to the girl and tried to arrange a meeting with the child. Personally, I’d love to know the story behind the mugshot, but …

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25-year-old Jonathan Pagan of Bridgeport, Connecticut was recently arrested for allegedly sending explicit pictures of himself to a 14-year-old girl. Pagan is said to have seen a picture of the girl wearing a party dress on Facebook. Pagan reportedly responded to this picture by telling the girl he wanted to have sex with her. As …

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I originally posted about Gary Wolchesky of Middletown, New Jersey here and here. Back in 2009, Wolchesky was arrested for going on Xbox Live and getting his underage victims to perform explicit acts while on camera. To make matters worse, Eolchesky would take to YouTube to brag about his exploits. He used such screen names …

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I mean the headline says it all. 20-year-old Tyler Austin Erickson of Salt Lake City has been charged with attempted rape of a child, aggravated sexual abuse of a child, lewdness involving a child and enticing a minor. Erickson allegedly met a 12-year-old girl on the website Omegle. Again, for  the uninitiated, Omegle is a …

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36-year-old Timothy Alan Himelright of West Virginia was recently sentenced to 10 years in prison for sharing child porn on the mobile messaging app Kik. Himelright shared a 2-minute child porn video with UK investigators in a group called ‘Open Minded Parents.’ Unfortunately, this isn’t surprising to me as Kik is full of sex offenders, pedophiles, and child …

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19-year-old Tray Eisenbraun of Poland, Ohio has been a busy boy. In his most recent offense, Eisenbraun is accused of traveling to Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania where he allegedly raped a 15-year-old girl he met on Snapchat. The victim thought they were just going to dinner but instead, Eisenbraun is said to have taken her to …

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I’ve mentioned in the past how I used to a fan of the ‘To Catch a Predator’ series that used to be on NBC Dateline. My favorite parts were the excuses the suspects used to give after Chris Hansen asked them to have a seat. While Chris Hansen may not be involved, this alleged excuse …

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