The Trench Reynolds Report

Without truth there is no justice

One of the more popular social sites used by predators but mostly escapes the media’s notice is Omegle.  Omegle is a website whose motto is “Talk to Strangers!” Anyone can get in Omegle and chat with a total stranger either with a cam or without. Since there are no safety precautions in place on Omegle, …

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It’s been a while since I posted about a craigslist-like murder. In my absence, I’ve probably missed more than a few. Unfortunately, another one has happened recently. Last week, 23-year-old Joshua Grey was shot and killed after listing his iPhone for sale on the marketplace app LetGo. Joshua was said to have met his assailant …

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Back in July, 26-year-old Steven Lee May was arrested by police in Norfolk, Virginia, after allegedly soliciting sex from an undercover officer. May was said to have posted a craigslist ad that was entitled “Need help, taboo interest – m4m”, and according to reports, the ad asked anyone who knew a child between 9 and …

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Back in April, 16-year-old Jamaa Khalik Scott of Richmond, Virginia, was shot and killed after meeting someone through classifieds app LetGo. Scott was planning on stealing the phone being sold by grabbing it and running. Instead he was shot and killed by the seller who drove off. Late in August, 20-year-old Roger Craig Brown III, …

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A 38-year-old mother of 5, Malista Ness-Hopkins, was released on bail September 12 after having been arrested for five felony counts of child abuse on July 28. The children, ages 1, 2, 3, 5 and 6, were removed from the home by Accomack County Social Services in response to a complaint made about the home. …

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I originally posted about the murder of 16-year-old Jamaa Khalik Scott here. He was shot and killed outside a middle school in Richmond, Virginia. Scott is said to have met up with someone who was selling a phone on LetGo, but Scott was allegedly planning on grabbing the phone and running. Instead, a struggle ensued …

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(Story broke 5/1/2017) 27-year-old Amelia Tat was a middle school teacher in Charlottesville, Virginia. Last June, she was arrested for having sex with a 14-year-old male student after communicating with the student on Instagram, and of course Snapchat. The ‘relationship’ (child rape) went on for 8 months before the boy’s mother discovered text messages between …

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(Story broke 4/26/2017) 40-year-old Larry Anthony Radebaugh, of Virginia Beach, Virginia, has been arrested by state and federal authorities on many child porn charges. The ones we’re concerned about have to do with our favorite mobile messaging app Kik. Radebaugh allegedly used Kik to pose as a 15-year-old girl in order to gain the confidence …

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(Story broke 6/6/2017) 37-year-old Chief Petty Officer Scott Lee Penny, of Norfolk, Virginia, is accused of allegedly soliciting a 13-year-old girl for explicit pictures on mobile messaging app Kik. While using the alias Mike Smith and the oh so tasteful screen name of ‘girthforu69’, Penny was actually conversing with a Homeland Security Agent. During the …

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