Local man charged for luring children online

Posted at 6:41 PM, May 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-14 19:41:10-04

CORPUS CHRISTI –  A 26-year-old man is in jail accused of luring four children online into sending lewd images of themselves and trying to meet them for sex.
Jesus Ramirez was arrested May 9th and charged with online solicitation of a minor and production of child pornography and possession of marijuana.  
The bond amount for the child pornography charges was set at $200,000.  The bond for the drug charges was set at $500.
Police say Ramirez used other names on social media including Justin Ramos, Travis Gallegos and Adrian Soto.
He is accused of blackmailing at least four underage victims into sending lewd images in addition to getting them to meet him for sex.

Detectives think there are additional victims.
If you know this man, call Senior Officer Alicia Escobar at 826-2996.