Ex-deputy sheriff will get 18 years for exploiting younger women
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) – A former deputy sheriff from Texas has been sentenced to greater than 18 years in jail for sexually exploiting younger women from Massachusetts he met on-line, federal prosecutors mentioned.
Pasquale Salas, 26, who pleaded responsible in Might to cyberstalking and sexual exploitation of a minor, was sentenced Tuesday in federal court docket in Worcester, in accordance with a press release from the U.S. legal professional’s workplace in Massachusetts.
The previous deputy sheriff with the Matagorda County Sheriff’s Workplace southwest of Houston met one lady in 2014 when she was 12 whereas taking part in the online game Minecraft, federal prosecutors mentioned.
Salas requested the lady for sexually express photos and movies of herself, and threatened to ship them to her family and friends to intimidate her into sustaining contact, prosecutors mentioned.
He additionally solicited sexually express photos from a second sufferer, beginning when she was 12, prosecutors mentioned. Salas despatched footage of himself inside a police automobile and with a gun and advised the lady he had regulation enforcement pals in Massachusetts who would observe her, authorities mentioned.
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