Related News: City fire captain accused of installing spy gear to produce child porn

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A small-town California fire captain resigned Wednesday, days after his arrest on allegations connected to the clandestine installation of spy gear to video record a minor in the bathroom.

Mark McLeod Wygant, the former fire captain of South Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada mountains, is also said to have possessed as many as 100 videos of the young girl, who was 12, according to court documents (PDF). The defendant, who is being held without bail, installed as many as four spy cameras “for the purpose of recording her nude from multiple angles,” the FBI said in an affidavit.

Source: Ars Technica

Related News: 2nd woman charged with sodomy, rape

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. Andalusia Star News published an article titled 2nd woman charged with sodomy, rape.

An Opp woman is behind bars after she allegedly had sexual contact with a minor under the age of 16.

Opp Police Assistant Chief Kevin Chance said Tuesday that the OPD launched an investigation on Jan. 26, after it was reported that a 30-year-old female was having sexual contact with a minor under 16.

Chance said that upon an in depth investigation, investigators with the OPD arrested and charged Kristina L. Burroughs with rape II and sodomy II.

Source: Andalusia Star News

Related News: Dothan man accused of sexual misconduct involving a minor

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Investigators took John Boring, 30, into custody following a nearly week long investigation into sexual misconduct allegations involving a juvenile victim under the age of 17.

Authorities say the incident happened in Dothan.

Source: WSFA

Related News: Man faces charges for soliciting, obscene material

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A Rose Hill resident is facing charges in two counts of electronically soliciting a minor and transmitting obscene material after law enforcement officers from Covington and Henry counties arrested him Friday.

Source: Andalusia Star News

Related News: Blount County teacher pleads guilty to sexting 15-year-old student

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A former teacher at Susan Moore High School pleaded guilty today after authorities said she sent sexual text messages to a 15-year-old male student.

Crystal Gilliland Clowdus, 32, entered her plea at a 1:30 p.m. hearing at the Blount County Courthouse. She pleaded guilty to transmitting obscene material to a minor, said Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey.

Source: AL.com

Related News: Canadian teen convicted of ‘sexting’ photos of boyfriend’s ex

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A Canadian teenage girl has been found guilty of distributing child pornography in connection with “sexting” pictures of her boyfriend’s ex-girlfriend, the youth crown prosecutor for Victoria said Friday.

The British Columbia case of the then 16-year-old, who is not identified because she is a minor, is believed to be one of the first cases in Canada where a teenager has been convicted of child pornography charges related to “sexting.”

Source: CNN

Related News: Andy man gets 16-year prison stint for child sex crimes

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An Andalusia man was sentenced in federal court Friday to more than 16 years in prison for traveling to meet what he thought was a 14-year-old boy in April.

David Daniel Hicks, Jr., 42, of Andalusia, must serve 200 months in prison for the use of a facility of interstate commerce to entice a minor to engage in sexual activity, interstate travel for illicit sexual conduct, and production of child pornography, according to a U.S. Department of Justice press release.

Hicks was also sentenced to a lifetime term of supervised release after his incarceration;  to register as a sex offender; to complete sex offender treatment; to submit to monitoring of any computer or electronic accounts; to avoid unsupervised contact with children; and to inform future employers of his convictions.

Source: Andalusia Star News