Evans Man Arrested for Sexual Assault and Exploitation
Evans police have arrested a young man for sexual assault and exploitation of minors after a 2-month-long investigation.
Evans resident Zachary Myers, 22, was arrested following an investigation that was initiated on March 6 after a report of an inappropriate sexual relationship that took place between Myers and a juvenile female. Through investigation, police found he had allegedly exploited multiple young females across the country through various chat rooms, social media platforms, and smart phone apps, the Evans Police Department said in a news release on their Facebook page.
Myers is in custody and has been charged formally in several jurisdictions to include Weld County and Denver County Courts.
Investigators believe there are additional victims who have not yet come forward to authorities; if you have any information regarding this case, please contact Detective Frazier of the Evans Police Department at 970-339-2441.
This investigation is ongoing, with no further information being released at this time.
Evans police urge parents to talk to their children about social media sites, chat rooms, apps, and websites that they are utilizing; predators have unfiltered access to our children if not monitored. Should anything suspicious arise, contact local authorities.