The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

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 been talking about the modeling scam for over a decade now. Predators will place ads on marketplaces or social media promising young girls and women careers in modeling. In other cases, they’ll approach their victims directly on social media. In reality, these predators will use the modeling angle to either exploit or assault their …

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20-year-old KilianThomas of Westmoreland County in Pennsylvania is accused of the alleged rape of two underage girls. Thomas is believed to have met the girls on Snapchat. The victims’ ages are 11 and 13. Thomas is said to have tried using the defense of ‘they lied about their ages.’ Not quite ‘they said they were …

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42-year-old Travis John Kraemer of Idaho Falls is a real piece of work. He’s accused of allegedly sharing child porn on the mobile messaging app Kik, but it’s much worse than that sounds. Kraemer is said to have used a hidden camera to record children without their knowledge before sharing the videos on Kik. He …

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20-year-old Tristan Todd Larson of North Logan, Utah, was arrested this past week for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl. Larson is said to have posed as a classmate of the victim on Snapchat asking the victim if she wanted to come over. When the victim arrived at Larson’s home, Larson reportedly grabbed her into the …

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21-year-old Joseph Meili, of Russellville, Missouri, has been charged in the alleged rape and kidnapping of an 11-year-old Republic girl he met through MeetMe. This is said to have taken place in July of this year after Meili picked the girl up from her home and took her back to an apartment in Springfield. The …

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In case you didn’t know, MocoSpace is a dating/chat/games app that is primarily geared toward the Latino and African-American communities. Unfortunately, it’s also one of the seedier social apps out there. That’s not an indictment on race, but an indictment on the app itself. In my opinion, it’s in the same vein as MeetMe, being …

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36-year-old Beth Rae Harris of Chicago got into a fight with her 23-year-old friend over a man at a club. They supposedly made up, but according to police Harris had other ideas. Harris is said to have gone out with her ‘friend’ and the friend drank heavily and crashed at Harris’ apartment. While the friend …

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Rape is a serious subject. It’s spoken about in the same grave tones as something like cancer. For many victims of rape, they consider it a worse crime than murder. One of the things that makes it such a horrible crime is many victims never come forward to report a rape out of fear of …

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