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Utah man charged after Fairfax Co. investigates communications with a minor

8:39 AM, Aug 9, 2013   |    comments
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(WUSA9) -- A man from Utah faces several charges after Fairfax County police started investigating some online communications in May.

Fairfax County Police say detectives with their  Child Exploitation Unit began an investigation on May 14  involving online communications. A search warrant was served in Utah County, Utah on Thursday and charges were placed against 25-year-old Shaun R. Gordon of Provo.

Gordon was charged with two counts of using a communications device to solicit a minor and the Utah County Sheriff's Department charged him with four counts of exploitation of a minor, according to Fairfax County Police.

Police tell us that Gordon will be extradited to Fairfax County. 

Police say the investigation is ongoing and they ask anyone with informationto call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477 or text "TIP187" plus your message to CRIMES/274637.

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