Multiple charges related to 200,000+ images of child pornography
Photo: David Hackworth
A tip came in during May 2020 to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office from the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office in Colorado that 40-year-old David Hackworth was “communicating with a 10-year-old victim from Colorado for the purposes of sexual gratification.”
On May 28 a search warrant was served at a residence in the 3500 bock of Jefferson Avenue in Redwood City where Hackworth lived.
Investigators discovered over 200,000 images of child pornography.
Turns out Hackwortha has been talking with “multiple minors” about sexual matters. He was arrested and charged with –
PC 311.4(c) – Persuading a minor to perform sexual acts
PC 311.2(b) – Distributing sexual content by using a minor depicting sexual acts.
PC 288.3(a) – Communicating with a minor for the purposes of sexual gratification.
PC 288.2(a)(1)– Sending obscene material to seduce a minor.
PC 311.10(a) – Distribution of Child Pornography
PC 311.11(a) – Possession of Child Pornography