HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS, Colo. — A former Colorado state trooper and Granby police officer has been found guilty of “sexting” with a 16-year-old female high school student.
A jury found Jose Sanchez, 36, guilty of enticing the student to send nude photos of herself to him via a cell phone and also of possessing nude photos of the girl.
Sanchez was a police officer when he met the girl and obtained her cell phone number on a call to Middle Park High School in the fall of 2010, according to court testimony. Police learned of the possible relationship in early December, after receiving a tip.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The child sex abuse case against Colorado Springs police Officer Joshua Carrier now could have as many as 11 victims.
Five potential victims are filing complaints against Carrier. That adds to six alleged victims already involved in the investigation. Carrier is charged with sexual assault on a child by a person in a position of trust. He also is accused of inappropriately touching children and of possessing child pornography.