Man in sexting case receives 10 years in prison

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Guam – Wilfredo Lopez was sentenced in District Court for sexting a girl he believed was a minor.

Lopez was convicted of attempting to entice a minor and transfer of obscenities to a minor. He was sentenced to 10 months behind bars with credit for time served. He will also be placed on supervised released for a period of three years following his incarceration.

Lopez was caught sending lewd photographs to a minor identified as “Brittany.” While he allegedly believed the girl was a minor, he was actually communicating with an Air force Office of Special Investigations officer involved in a sting operation targeting sexual predators on Craigslist.

Court document state that Lopez not only sent pictures and text messages to the minor but he also attempted to met with the girl on several occasions, further instructing her not to tell her father about their conversations and told her to delete the messages.

 

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Jolene Toves
Jolene joined the PNC team in 2017, as a producer, co-anchor and investigative reporter covering law enforcement, courts and crimes. Notable coverage includes the Ehlert case, the Mark Torre Jr. trial, the Allan Agababa trial, exclusive pieces on the Life of a Drug Dealer/Addict, and Life behind bars...the story of Honofre Chargualaf and Kevin Cruz. In 2019, she was promoted to Assistant News Director and Lead Anchor. From 2015 to 2017 she served as Public Relations and Promotions Manager, for the Hotel Nikko Guam handling local radio and advertorial promotions, as well as produced and directed tv commercials for the hotel. Prior to this she worked with KUAM for three years as a reporter and segment host. She began her journalism career in 2012, working with Glimpses of Guam contributing to the Guam Business Magazine, R&R magazine, MDM magazine and the Marianas Business Journal.