The Texarkana Arkansas Police Department has recently arrested and charged three individuals for internet stalking of a child. The arrests are the result of a lengthy investigation in which Detective Tye Whatley began after receiving complaints of suspicious activity involving social media on the internet. This investigation is ongoing and more arrests are expected.
Jason Kennedy, W/M 21yoa, Jonathan Sasnett, W/M 25yoa, and Joshua Ferguson, W/M 25yoa, have all been arrested and charged with internet stalking of a child, a felony crime. Jason Kennedy’s case has been transferred to the United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, where he will face federal charges.
Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department at 903-798-3154 or Texarkana area CrimeStoppers at 903-793-STOP.
Thank you and you can visit the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department online at http://www.txkusa.org/arkpolice.
Officer Kristi Mitchell
Public Information Officer
903-798-3187 (office) 903-824-4199 (cell)