Man Suspected of Child Exploitation & Possession of Child Pornography

TMCsheriff logohe Mason County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Shelton man suspectd of Child Exploitation and possession of Child Pornography. According to a news release, 31-year-old Kevin D. Schultz appeared in Mason County Superior Court Judge Monday afternoon and bail was set at $50,000.00. Authorities say the investigation began after the mother of an 11-year-old girl observed on her daughter’s cell phone sexually explicit language and revealing photos, all sent to her by Kevin Schultz. The mother also noticed that Schultz asked the young girl to send revealing photos of herself to him, which she did. The news releases notes that both the reporting mother and her daughter know Schultz as they attend the same church. The investigation continues and no other information is available. Anyone with additional information is encouraged to contact the Sheriff’s Office.