WATERTOWN, NY — The New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) in Alexandria Bay arrested 37-year-old Talfourd T. Wynne II from 25 Mechanic Street in the village of Antwerp for (1) count of Attempted Disseminating Indecent Material to Minors frst-degree, a class “D” felony.
Wynne is charged with communicating, via the internet, who he believed to be a 14-year-old female, but was actually an undercover police officer. He is alleged to have sent images and videos of himself performing sexual acts to the officer via the use of a social media app, investigators said. He is also accused of attempting to meet with the juvenile to engage in sexual acts, troopers said.
Wynne was issued an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in the town of Antwerp Court on September 22, 2020, at 6:30 p.m.
The Newbury Police Department in Newbury, Massachusetts, and the Troop D Major Crimes Unit assisted in this investigation.