NORFOLK — St. Lawrence County sheriff’s detectives and deputies on June 4 charged Garrett C. Waite, 17, with the felony of disseminating indecent material to a minor and misdemeanor counts of second-degree coercion and endangering the welfare of a child.
Deputies said Mr. Waite sent sexually inappropriate pictures of himself, via Snapchat, a phone app that automatically deletes transmissions, to a female under the age of 17 and attempted to solicit the teen for sexual contact.
Mr. Waite was arraigned in Town Court and released under the supervision of probation.
Sheriff’s detectives and deputies were assisted by Department of Homeland Security special agents. The investigation is continuing and additional charges are pending, deputies said.