Blooming Grove man charged with sending naked pictures to daughter

Sep 13 2019 | 05:08 PM

Andrew Powell, 31, of Blooming Grove was charged with harassing communications for allegedly sending naked pictures to his daughter, a minor.

Powell sent the pictures online, according to the Pennsylvania State Police at Blooming Grove.

During a week-long investigation, the state police determined that Powell solicited child pornography from the child and asked to have sex with her after offering to provided her with marijuana, the state police said. A meeting time and place was set, and Powell related that he would bring marijuana and condoms for the child, according to police.

Powell was taken into custody on Sept. 5 at the meeting place he arranged with the child, said the police. Marijuana was found in Powell's possession, the police said.