Sexting Leads to Charges, Police Say

Police in Oxford County say ‘sexting’ has led to some serious charges for a pair of 13 and 14-year-old boys.

Oxford County OPP say the incident occured between February 1 and March 5 somewhere in the county. Police allege nude photographs of a 13-year-old girl were shared through text messages.

The 13 and 14-year-old boys have been charged with one count each of possession of child pronography and distributing child pornography.

The 14-year-old is also charged with a breach of a recognizance.

The boys were both held for bail hearings. Their identities and that of the victim will not be shared. Police say the two boys and the victim were “well acquainted with each other” before the incident, according to police.