According to the criminal complaint filed Friday, Bjerknes had been using the name “Brett Larson” on Facebook, Snapchat and email accounts, and claiming he was a student at a Duluth school.
The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Department began investigating a Facebook account for “Brett Larson” in January.
An Ankeny man was arrested after allegedly trying to entice an 11-year-old girl into having sex with him at a local gym, according to court documents.
Evan Anderson Berkland, 19, was charged with sexual exploitation of a minor, dissemination/exhibition of obscene materials to a minor and enticing away a minor under 13-sexual abuse/exploitation. According to court documents, Berkland tried to entice an 11-year-old girl into meeting him in the family bathroom of a local gym for sex sometime between March 20-22.
“Sexual assault is such an important issue, it’s also a very common one,” Price told “While at university, whenever the topic has been discussed with my girlfriends it was always met with ‘me too,’ or similar accounts.
Snapchat is not intended for children younger than 13, its website states.They include: Over-sharing personal information, risks associated with posting photos and having them be tampered with, falling victim to someone who is pretending to be someone else and exposing where a user is and who they are with through location services and tagging.Ohio police arrested 77-year-old James Allen this week after obtaining two Snapchat videos that allegedly showed him sexually assaulting his stepgranddaughter, NBC News reports. The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office told NBC they’d been to Allen’s house earlier that day to perform a welfare check and, though they found a 20-year-old female intoxicated, believed everything appeared to be safe and left. It was only when a friend of the same woman saw the videos on Snapchat and alerted the police to them did they return and arrest Allen. Meisler told Buzz Feed News it wasn’t clear if the woman had recorded the Snapchats on purpose but that “she was able to capture the disturbing incident.”"The most upsetting thing about this is that this is her stepgrandfather," he continued. He was the one who provided her with the alcohol that evening.”Per the , police are urging anyone who has the video from Snapchat to delete it immediately as they have a copy and "do not want to further victimize" the woman who recorded it. Mallon was later arrested on charges of sexual assault and aggravated sexual assault.The victim was transported to Cooper University Hospital for treatment.