The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

Federal investigators allegedly caught 46-year-old Matthew William Tolkinen, of St. Paul, Minnesota, creeping on craigslist for underage girls. The investigators posted an ad on craigslist posing as a 13-year-old girl looking for someone to take her to one of the Fifty Shades of Grey movies. Investigators say Tolkinen responded to their ad the next day. …

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22-year-old Thomas Evans Conway of St. Paul, Minnesota, was recently arrested under Minnesota’s revenge porn law. Conway is accused of allegedly posting explicit pictures of his ex on Reddit while linking back to his ex’s Snapchat account. The victim was clearly identifiable in the pictures according to reports. The victim found the pictures posted online …

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(Story broke 5/17/2017) 30-year-old Peter Joseph McGibbon of St. Paul, Minnesota, was arrested for allegedly soliciting sex with children through craigslist. Not just any sex mind you. Oh no. McGibbon’s ad reportedly said he was into ‘serious girls’ who shared his interest in incest. Let that sink in for a moment. He allegedly wanted underage …

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44-year-old Darryl Taylor of St. Paul, Minnesota, was recently charged with allegedly prostituting two adult women and a 17-year-old girl on Backpage. The 17-year-old was reportedly forced to have sex with 10 men a day for 3 days. Taylor is said to have kept the two adult women hooked on heroin and cocaine to keep …

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38-Year-Old Man Charged with Sex Trafficking in Minn.: In Minnesota 38-year-old Arteco Marvell Rhodes has been charged with the sex trafficking of a minor but that may be the least of his offenses. Investigators say that Rhodes prostituted a 15-year-old girl from Chicago on Backpage in the St. Paul area. When he picked her up …

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Craigslist exchange was slain student’s last; refugee family’s pride and support dies in shooting: Maplewood felon charged with luring his murder victim with Craigslist ad: While the media may tell you otherwise Minnesota seems to be a breeding ground for craigslist killers. This is the 3rd or 4th craigslist murder I can think of in …

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Charges: Father Drove Around 2 Kids While Drunk: St. Paul Boy Knocks on Door, Reports Dad’s DWI: Police in St. Paul, Minnesota say they found 40-year-old Christian Damon Derek Stoner passed out drunk in his car while he was on the center console and not wearing shoes. Police were alerted to Stoner’s condition because his …

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St. Paul man threatens cousin for nude photos: 24-year-old Anthony Phillip Dzik of St. Paul, Minn. was sentenced to 45 days of electronic monitoring for trying to blackmail his female cousin into sending him nude pics. Ew. Dzik gained access to her Facebook and MySpace accounts and threatened to steal her identity and hack her …

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St. Paul woman says she unknowingly hired pornographer to babysit: This is an article about a woman who hired craigslist baby sitter/child pornographer Aaron Lemon. Luckily it appears that her child was unharmed but I want to discuss some quotes from the article. She said she interviewed him at length and watched him care for …

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Craigslist baby sitter pleads guilty to child pornography: 23-year-old Aaron Jay Lemon of Little Canada, MN has pleaded guilty to child pornography charges. He answered a craigslist ad for a baby sitter in 2007 but in reality, he was nothing more than a filthy pedophile who likes to make child porn. While babysitting for a …

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