The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

Police in South Florida received a tip from Homeland Security that a Kik user called ‘hardrivefl’ had shared child porn on the mobile messaging app. The IP address was said to have been traced back to 61-year-old Jeffrey Darter of West Palm Beach. Darter was an IT manager at the Supervisor of Elections office. When …

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20-year-old Katie Nicole Gibbons of Pensacola, Florida has recently been arrested for allegedly having a Tumblr account that contained over 700 images of child porn. Local police received a tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children who I imagine received a tip from Tumblr themselves. The arrest report states of the 732 …

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Back on Valentine’s Day of 2016, Byron Mitchell beat his roommate Danielle Jones so severely it put her into a coma for 24 days. Ms. Jones had placed an ad for a roommate on the Miami craigslist and Mitchell was the first responder. Mitchell is said to have become infatuated with Jones and when she …

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This story is as convoluted as they get, yet it’s still plenty disturbing. Back in July, 23-year-old Ronnie Lee Ely of St. Mary’s, Florida, was being treated for an overdose in his some by paramedics. Police searched his phone looking for any evidence that could be linked to Ely’s overdose.  Instead, investigators allegedly found a cache …

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Again, not all pedophiles are creepy old men. Case in point, 22-year-old Austin Altman from Pasco County, Florida is accused of allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl that he met on Snapchat. Altman reportedly drove to the girl’s home in Hernando County, picked her up late at night and then drove her back to his home. …

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I originally posted about Michelle Kolts here. She’s the 27-year-old woman who is reportedly obsessed with Columbine and Oklahoma City who was found to be making pipe bombs in her home. At the time of the initial reporting, it was stated that he was also in possession of smokeless pistol powder, 23 knives, and nunchucks. …

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27-year-old Michelle Kolts of Wimauma, Florida was turned in by her parents for allegedly having a cache of potentially fatal pipe bombs in the homes. The bombs were said to have been loaded with nails and metal pellets. Investigators say that it would have taken  “less than 60 seconds per device to add the powder …

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In April of 2018, Serafin and Deanna Lorenzo were found shot to death in an Estero, Florida office park. The couple reportedly went there to purchase a firearm from someone who claimed to be selling one off of Armslist. Armslist has been referred to as the craigslist of guns and it courts controversy because Armslist …

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David Sparre was convicted in 2011 for the murder of 21-year-old Tiara Pool. The Jacksonville, Florida mother of one had met Sparre through craigslist’s Casual Encounters section in 2010. Sparre was just looking for a victim as he stabbed Tiara Pool 89 times in what Sparre admitted to being a thrill kill. In 2012 Sparre was …

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32-year-old Antonio Berrios of Weston, Florida has previously worked as a licensed child therapist. Earlier today, he was charged with child porn possession after it was discovered that Berrios allegedly posted child porn to his Tumblr account. Tumblr is a microblogging service that infamously banned all forms of pornography from its site late last year. …

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