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Detectives seek other victims of sexual assault from online site

Jonathan Tyron Thompson
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Updated: 4/23/2014 7:39 pm

LAS VEGAS (KSNV & MyNews3) -- Metro detectives are looking for additional potential victims who may have come in contact with sexual assault suspect Jonathan Tyron Thompson.

Detectives from the LVMPD Sexual Assault Section on April 7 received information that an adult male, later identified as Thompson, was contacting a female juvenile through a social media site with the intent to persuade and lure the victim to have sex with him.

According to the police report, Thompson was taken into custody on April 21 by detectives from the LVMPD Repeat Offender Detail.

Thompson, 30, was transported to the Clark County Detention Center and was charged with two counts of luring of a child with sexual intent; two counts of child abuse or neglect;  solicitation of prostitution from a juvenile; and sex trafficking of a child.

Detectives have identified a second juvenile victim and are seeking assistance in locating additional victims who may have come in contact with Thompson.

These incidents remain under investigation. Anyone who has any information about these incidents or who believes they may have been a victim of Jonathon Tyron Thompson is urged to contact the LVMPD Sexual Assault Section at (702) 828-3421.

To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555 or on by visiting the Crime Stoppers website.


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