MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) – The Mount Pleasant Police Department began an investigation into internet crimes against children.
As a result of the investigation, Alanson Root was arrested for Criminal Solicitation of a Minor, Distribution of Obscene Material to a Person Under the age of 18, and Attempted Criminal Sexual Contact with a Minor – 2nd Degree.
Root’s bond hearing will be on Monday, March 16 at 2:00 PM.
Anyone with information pertaining to Root is asked to contact Detective Clark with the Mount Pleasant Police Department at firstname.lastname@example.org or 843-884-4176.
The investigation is ongoing.