The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

Glenn Vass of Oak Hill, West Virginia was recently arrested for allegedly trying to solicit sex for a 13-year-old girl on craigslist. While some of the details are unclear, Vass is said to have communicated with someone on craigslist who Vass believed to be offering children for sex. While none of the articles I found …

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36-year-old Timothy Alan Himelright of West Virginia was recently sentenced to 10 years in prison for sharing child porn on the mobile messaging app Kik. Himelright shared a 2-minute child porn video with UK investigators in a group called ‘Open Minded Parents.’ Unfortunately, this isn’t surprising to me as Kik is full of sex offenders, pedophiles, and child …

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Just because craigslist got rid of its personals and casual encounters sections doesn’t mean that the creepers have left the site. 55-year-old Joseph Hutchinson of Covington, Kentucky, is accused of posting an ad on craigslist that read: “Looking for a young guy, 18-30, to meet today through Sunday. Let’s get to know each other.” A …

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As some of you may know, I’ve been writing about craigslist crimes for close to 13 years and even I have to admit that crime on craigslist has dropped significantly. That’s not to say craigslist is even remotely safe due to the number of robberies and ripoffs but as far as major crimes like murder …

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For years, craigslist was the online destination for sex trafficking and prostitution., It was also the destination for online predators looking for underage victims. Due to the pressure from legislators, media, and anti-human trafficking advocacy groups, craigslist closed its adult/erotic services section nationwide in 2010. This didn’t stop traffickers or predators as they just moved …

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We just can’t go that long without a Snapchat teacher story can we? This time the perpetrator is said to be 27-year-old Tracy Miller, who is a teacher at a high school in Logan County, West Virginia. She is accused of allegedly sending explicit pictures of herself over Snapchat to at least five students. According …

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Ok, maybe I am cherry picking a little since I made a new header just for Snapchatting teachers. Plus I have 500 emails in my inbox that are all potential stories, so the teacher Snapchat ones tend to stand out. However, that doesn’t mean it’s not an issue. For example, we go to Elkins, West …

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(Story broke 5/3/2017) 30-year-old Billy Duane Adkins, of Huntington, West Virginia, is accused of allegedly sending child porn to a 13-year-old Montana girl using the mobile messaging app Kik. Not only that, but one of the images he sent is said to have been of himself performing sexual acts with a girl under the age …

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Mass. woman could get 30 years for posing as boy: Carissa Hads Pleads Guilty in Clarksburg Court: 25-year-old Carissa Hads of Quincy, Massachusetts was arrested back in May of this year for crossing state lines with the intent to have sex (child rape) with a minor. Wait, people are still using MySpace in 2012? Anyway …

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Megan Williams to recant Logan County sex-torture testimony: Back in 2007, I posted what in my opinion was one of the top 5 worst stories of all time. It was the story of Megan Williams from West Virginia who was tortured and molested by a group of seven people that she was familiar with. One …

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