18-year-old Burlington man facing charges after sending nude pictures on Snapchat
Racine police conducted an investigation regarding inappropriate electronic contact between 18-year-old Daniel Loyola and 14-year-old girls.
During the course of the investigation, one victim said that she had been communicating with him via SpanChat and other social media. The victim stated that Loyola would send her inappropriate nude pictures. The victim then blocked Loyola from contacting her.
Police executed a search warrant on Loyola's cell phone. The phone contained multiple messages to the first victim and to other girls under the age of 16. Police found in excess of 50 nude or semi-nude images of young girls on Loyola's phone. At least 50 of the images were of girls under the age of 16.
The Police were also able to determine Loyola sent at least 50 of the images to another individual via SnapChat.
According to the criminal complaint, multiple references to intercourse with children and rape were found on Loyola's social media account.
Loyola now faces charges for Exposing a Child to Harmful Material. He will appear in court on May 24th for his preliminary hearing.