Stings net 19 on child porn, solicitation charges

A multi-agency effort aimed at perpetrators who seek sex with children or possess child pornography reaped 20 men who were arrested in connection with Operation Broken Heart.

The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office operation was part of a larger Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce initiative to identify and arrest persons engaging in the online sexual exploitation of children.

In the Fort Bend County stings, operations were conducted from April 11 through April 13 and May 4 through May 6. Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office personnel also helped with an operation conducted by the Katy ISD Police Department that produced 10 arrests.

Other agencies involved included: the Fort Bend County District Attorney’s Office, the Waller County District Attorney’s Office, the Houston Police Department; the Katy ISD Police Department, the Rosenberg Police Department, the Webster police Department, the Stafford Police Department, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Homeland Security Investigations.

Nineteen perpetrators were arrested during the Fort Bend County operation. Among those 19, several stand out.

Heart -Hidrogo, Johnny LeeJohnny Lee Hidrogo, 55, of Houston was booked in April for Online Solicitation of a Minor. He was found to be working at a children’s clothing donation drop site in Fort Bend County and came to the task force’s attention after a concerned parent notified law enforcement personnel that he was communicating improperly with their child. Hidrogo remains in the Fort Bend County Jail under a charge of Online Solicitation of a Child with no bond.

Heart - Bostick, BradBrad Bostick, 46, of Needville has three charges of Possession of Child Pornography. He has three bonds of $10,000 each and bonded out. He is a former reserve for the Precinct 1 Constable’s Office deputy. He had bonds totaling $30,000 and he bonded out.

 

Heart - Lainez, Nelson Jr.Nelson Lainez, 28, of Houston was arrested after communicating with an undercover investigator and arranged to meet for the purposes of paying to have sex with a young child. He had a bond of $50,000 and remains in custody.

 

 

Heart - Davila, JohnJohn Davila, 34, of Mount Vernon, Texas, is a volunteer fireman and works in the oil and gas industry. He came to Houston for work-related training. Prior to arriving in Houston, Davila communicated online with an agent he believed was a child and arranged to meet her while he was at the training. His charges were Online Solicitation of a Minor and Attempted Sexual Assault of a Child. He had bonds totaling $70,000 and he posted bond and is out of jail.

Heart - Castro, EliasElias Castro, 35, of Houston, was on parole for a few months when he solicited an undercover investigator he believed to be a child for sex. He remains in the Fort Bend County Jail with charges of Online Solicitation of a Minor and Attempted Sexual Assault of a Child. His bonds total $70,000. However, he remains in jail under a Parole Violation which has no bond.

Others arrested all face charges of Online Solicitation of a Minor and Attempted Sexual Assault of a Child:

Heart - Polani, AliAli Polani, 20, of Sugar Land, has bonds totaling $45,000; he bonded out;

 

 

 

 

Heart - Gilliland, JosephJoseph Gilliland, 37, of Rosenberg, has bonds totaling $30,000; he bonded out;

 

 

 

 

Heart - Longoria, AustinAustin Longoria, 25, of Missouri City, has bonds totaling $40,000; he remains in custody;

 

 

 

 

Heart - Tucker, FrankFrank Tucker, 26, of Houston, has bonds totaling $40,000; he remains in custody;

 

 

 

 

Heart - Telschow, TateTate Telschow, 22, of Katy, has bonds totaling $70,000; he bonded out;

 

 

 

 

Heart - Julian MendezJulian Mendez, 27, of San Benito, has bonds totaling $70,000; he remains in custody;

 

 

 

 

Heart - Lokhandwala, NaheemNaheem Kokhandwala, 27, of Stafford, has bonds totaling $80,000; he bonded out;

 

 

 

 

Heart - Smith, Dvid, Jr.David Smith, 28, of Austin, bonds totaling $80,000; he remains in custody;

 

 

 

 

Heart - Eisennacher, JeremyJeremy Eisennacher, 34, of Houston, has bonds totaling $80,000; he remains in custody;

 

 

 

 

Heart - Railsback, DarrylDaryl Railsback, 20, of Katy, has bonds totaling $80,000; he remains in custody;

 

 

 

 

Heart - Espinosa, DanielDaniel Espinoza, of Katy, has bonds totaling $80,000; he remains in custody;

 

 

 

 

Heart - Gonzalez, Jose, Jr.Jose Gonzalez, Jr., 26, of Katy, has bonds totaling $75,000; he bonded out;

 

 

 

 

Heart, Ramirez-Arevalo, BernardoBernardo Ramirez-Arevalo, 29, of Houston, has bonds totaling $75,000; he bonded out; and

 

 

 

 

Heart - Reyna, AdanAdan Reyna, 26, of Houston, has bonds totaling $75,000; he bonded out.

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