COLUMBIA, S.C. (WCBD) – South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson on Wednesday announced the arrest of William Javier Velasquez (20) on charges of sexual exploitation of a minor.
The Mount Pleasant man was arrested April 30 by the Mount Pleasant Police Department after receiving a tip about Velasquez from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
Velasquez is being charged with one count of sexual exploitation of a minor for distributing child sexual abuse material.
He was booked into the Al Cannon Detention Center and released on a $30,000 bond.
The SC Attorney General’s Office will prosecute the case.