Wednesday, February 25, 2009
Upon examination of Kirksey’s computer, evidence was recovered that he had solicited another unknown minor in June 2007. Kirksey admitted to the jury that he solicited two to three minors, but did not recall their names or screen names.
Attorney General Abbott has earned a national reputation for aggressively arresting and prosecuting child predators. Since 2003, the Cyber Crimes Unit and Fugitive Unit have arrested more than 1,000 predators. Prosecutors also have obtained convictions against more than 80 men on child pornography charges.
For more information on Attorney General Abbott’s efforts to crack down on sex predators, contact the Office of the Attorney General at (800) 252-8011 or visit the agency’s Web site at www.texasattorneygeneral.gov.