Cyber Crimes Arrest
On 9/19/2017 at approximately 8:00pm, 43 year old Kristopher Dale Thomas of Gulfport, Mississippi was arrested and charged with one count of Internet Stalking of a Child, a class A felony.
FCSO Investigators began communicating with Thomas after conversing with him in an online chat room related to incest. During those communications, which occurred between 7/25/2017 and 9/19/2017, Thomas allegedly made arrangements to travel from Mississippi to Arkansas to engage in sexual intercourse with underage persons. When Thomas arrived at the previously arranged location in Conway, AR he was contacted by FCSO personnel and placed under arrest.
At the time of this contact, Thomas was found in possession of a cellular device. Faulkner County Sheriff's Office considers this an on-going investigation. Thomas remains at the FCSO Unit 2 on a $50,000 bond. His court date is set for 10/16/17.