LIVE: INTERACTIVE HURRICANE TRACKER

6 people arrested in online child exploitation operation

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Handcuffed Suspect

MOUNT VERNON – Skagit County authorities have arrested six people in connection to an on-line child exploitation operation in Skagit County. Skagit Sheriff Will Reichardt will release details regarding the investigation at a press conference this morning in Mount Vernon.

A Sheriff’s department press release said that Skagit County detectives recently complete a three-week investigation regardind child exploitation and the Internet. The investigation resulted in six custodial arrests of individuals seeking out young children.

Sheriff Reichardt will be joined by Skagit County Prosecutor Rich Weyrich at the press conference scheduled for 10:30am Thursday at the Skagit County Commissioner’s Office.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s