WENTWORTH, N.C. -- A man in Rockingham County is facing charges for a crime he committed in Kentucky by use of his computer.
According to a news release from the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office, investigators in Warren County, Ky. allege that 27-year-old William Shane Cooper exploited a minor.
Since January, detectives in Kentucky have worked with deputies in Rockingham County on the case. Cooper was served with a warrant August 13 for Sexual Exploitation of a Minor via Electronic Communication.
Cooper was placed in the Rockingham County Jail under at $50,000 secured bond.