NEW ORLEANS, La. (WWL-TV) – A local man was arrested after he posed as a police officer and asked young women for nude pictures, threatening to arrest them if they weren’t sent, authorities said.
Tristion Grant, 18, faces charges of impersonating a police officer and computer-aided solicitation of a minor.
Federal officials arrested Grant around 7 a.m. Thursday. He is accused of meeting girls online and asking them to send him nude pictures.
Grant remained at the Orleans Parish Justice Center Thursday night. Bond was set at $50,000, according to jail records.