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Woodstock man charged with soliciting child pornography

Published: Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013 3:44 p.m. CST • Updated: Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 5:15 p.m. CST

WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock man was arrested Tuesday on a child pornography charge.

Francisco J. Jimenez, 22, of 2210 Applewood Lane, allegedly coerced a 16-year-old girl to send a pornographic image of herself and she complied, Woodstock Police Sgt. Jeff Parsons said. He met the girl through a social media website

Jimenez was charged with soliciting child pornography, a Class 1 felony, and enticing a child to remove clothes, a misdemeanor.

He posted 10 percent of his $80,000 bond, or $8,000, and was released Wednesday morning from the McHenry County Jail.

– Chelsea McDougall

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