Man Accused Of Seeking Underage Sex Targets

Published on April 20, 2017 at 01:45PM

(Utah County, UT) — Utah County authorities are holding a California man suspected of seeking out underage girls for sex. The Utah County’s sheriff’s office says deputies arrested Jason Reed Akers at a public location where he was led to believe he was meeting a 13-year-old girl. They say the “girl” was an undercover agent the 38-year-old had been communicating with through the Internet. Investigators say he had other underage female targets in Colorado.