NEWS - Thursday, January 5, 2006


Man Accused Of Molesting Boy He Met Through Live

A 26-year-old man was arrested on charges he molested a teenage boy he met through Microsoft Corp.’s popular Xbox Live online video game community, authorities said. Ronnie Brendan Watts, of Placerville, delayed entering a plea Wednesday to charges that include using the Internet to solicit a minor, said Donna Edwards, a spokeswoman for the Sonoma County District Attorney’s Office. He is due back in court Jan. 20. Santa Rosa police arrested Watts on Dec. 15 after the 14-year-old boy revealed details of the alleged relationship to his mother. Detectives said Watts contacted the boy in October or November through the Xbox Live community, where players can battle online and speak to each other using headsets. Their conversations progressed to sending e-mails and Web cam videos, with Watts allegedly sending the boy obscene video clips of himself, authorities said. The teen eventually gave Watts his home address and telephone number and they met in a Santa Rosa park in November where the alleged physical abuse occurred. Police seized an Xbox console, a laptop computer and various cameras during a search of Watts’ home in Placerville, which is about 150 miles east of Santa Rosa. An affidavit did not detail the contents of the items seized. Watts remained free on bail. He did not immediately return a telephone call Wednesday
Source: http://www.mercurynews.com/

Comments

Site Statistics

Registered Members: 49,080
Forum Posts: 725,920
Xbox One Titles: 2,912
Xbox 360 Titles: 1,086
Xbox 360 Kinect Titles: 95
Xbox 360 Arcade Titles: 586
Original Xbox Titles: 987
Staff Reviews: 2,044
Member Reviews: 10,339
News Articles: 15,651
Screenshots: 34,232
Xbox 360 Achievements: 45,112
Xbox 360 Faceplates: 2,016
Cheat Codes: 1,706

Latest News








See News Archives

Community Forum Activity

Watch Dogs: Legion
Post by Nato King
0 Replies, 1183 Views

Xbox Series X or S
Post by Nato King
4 Replies, 2076 Views

Spellbreak Grand Magus Pack (3) and Starter Pack (7) Giveaway!
Post by Variation-XBA
0 Replies, 1906 Views

I pay $ 1000! I search the Element 54 Canadian launch Team signaturen Faceplate
Post by Smill
0 Replies, 6030 Views

Xbox one no signal
Post by debrartin
0 Replies, 27664 Views

do you remember?
Post by SnoochyBoochy
3 Replies, 27896 Views

i haz xbox
Post by SnoochyBoochy
0 Replies, 23910 Views

Claiming the first thread of 2020
Post by Kraft
7 Replies, 41069 Views

Important! I pay $ 1000! I search the Sweden launch and the Element 54 Faceplate
Post by Smill
3 Replies, 23639 Views

Squad Up
Post by samslophead
0 Replies, 50204 Views

TERA Skinned Xbox One X Giveaway!
Post by Variation-XBA
0 Replies, 53331 Views

Starfield Release expectations?
Post by DJ tx
4 Replies, 88660 Views

Issue with Xbox live on Xbox home
Post by rcmpayne
0 Replies, 60998 Views

Happy Birthday, Me.
Post by SnoochyBoochy
4 Replies, 74919 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada October, 2018 Play date info thread.
Post by Kiesey
2 Replies, 19300 Views

© 2000-2020 XboxAddict.com - All rights reserved. All trademarks are properties of their respective owners.
Xbox is a registered trademark of Microsoft. XboxAddict.com is not affiliated with Microsoft.

Made in Canada
Site Design by Cameron Graphics