This week’s story is a profile of the ICAC in Columbia, South Carolina. Tells the tale of a 38-year-old man that was able to seduce one victim into sex and then was caught by cops when he tried to meet a second girl…
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April 23, 2013
Prosecutors: Internet predators prey on vulnerable young girls
By Meaghan Norman, WIS-TV
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) – What makes a predator attracted to young children? What makes them act on their attraction? Assistant Attorney General Bethany Miles thinks she has a decent idea.
“A lot of these defendants and offenders look for girls who are early teens or even younger who are in vulnerable places in their lives and really take advantage of that to perpetrate these crimes against them,” said Miles.
Miles is an assistant attorney general for the Internet Crimes Against Children task force. She’s prosecuted dozens of cases where predators are in possession of child pornography and cases where they’ve assaulted a child.
She recalls the story of 38-year-old Isaac Flynn.
“He befriended the victim in this case. The conversations turned sexual and ultimately he traveled to Kershaw County and engaged in sexual activity with her,” said Miles.
He met his teenaged victim on Facebook through his daughter’s account. [READ FULL STORY]