TWINSBURG, Ohio – Authorities say an Ohio man who told the police that he joined a child pornography website and now is being blackmailed is facing a child pornography charge.
The Summit County sheriff’s office says the 22-year-old Julius Mays, of Twinsburg, told the police he went to his personal information on a child porn site and later got an e-mail demanding $5,000 or he would be reported to the police.
The sheriff’s office, says he instead went to the Twinsburg Police Department.
Mays is now charged with the crime of pandering sexually oriented matter involving a minor. He may be faced with more costs.
He is being held in jail and could not be reached for comment.
There is no public phone number for Mays or court records indicating whether he a lawyer.