The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

UPDATE: Ava Mitchell has been found safe. Quintanar has also been found. Police are saying that this is still an open investigation and will release more details in the future. *** 12-year-old Ava Mitchell of Austin, Texas went missing last week. She is believed to be with 22-year-old Bryan Alan Quintanar who is said to …

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20-year-old Hulices Hernandez-Ruiz of Kent City, Michigan is accused of raping a 12-year-old girl that he met through Snapchat. Local police state that Hernandez -Ruiz “engaged in at least one sexual penetration act” with the victim in his car. Hernandez-Ruiz has been charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct which could put him in prison for …

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60-year-old Wayne Barnett of Hamilton, Ohio was recently arrested for allegedly sending and receiving sexual material to a minor. Barnett is said to have exchanged explicit material with a 12-year-old girl from Arizona over Snapchat for at least 8 months. I can’t stress this enough, 12-year-olds do not belong on Snapchat. Their terms of service …

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18-year-old Kobe Jace Mahoney of Seminole County, Oklahoma, is accused of having a ‘sexual relationship’ with a 12-year-old girl he met through social media. Mahoney allegedly communicated with his victim through Facebook and Snapchat where he is said to have arranged eight sexual encounters with the girl while her father was at work. Normally, when …

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A new mobile app called OffenderWatch Safe Virtual Neighborhood is said to scan your kids’ mobile devices for contact from registered sex offenders. It is said to scan your kids’ Snapchat, texts, emails, GPS location, and phone calls and will send an alert to parents if an RSO tries to contact your child. It will …

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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’m not trying to pick on police officers today. Normally, I think that they have a thankless job in their duty to try and keep the peace. Having grown up Irish-Catholic in the Northeast you know that I have police in my family. However, as I said in my previous post, police do need to …

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Like I recently said, I can’t profile every online predator like I used to. (Check my Twitter for more of those.) However, there are still some of them that catch my eye. In my experience, a lot of teachers and coaches who creep on underage students seem to use Snapchat to groom their prey more …

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Again, I have to ask what is it with teachers and coaches who keep creeping on their students through Snapchat? Anyway, 23-year-old swim coach Isaak Corrales of Phoenix, Arizona, has been arrested for allegedly grooming an underage teenage girl through Snapchat. Not only is Corrales accused of sending explicit photos to the girl but also …

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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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