Crime & Courts

Lakemoor man charged with soliciting child pornography

A 27-year-old Lakemoor man has been charged with soliciting child pornography, authorities said.

On Feb. 15, the Lakemoor Police Department charged Thomas Zurawski of the 500 block of Santa Barbara Road with solicitation of child pornography (video images) and solicitation of child pornography (pictures), according to a news release.

About 4:15 p.m. Feb. 7, officers received a phone call from police in Rochester, Minnesota, regarding a girl who had been sending nude photos to Zurawski.

The Rochester Police Department received information about the interaction from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

After an investigation, the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office approved the charges.

Zurawski was taken to the McHenry County Jail for processing and is being held on $250,000 bond.

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