Matthew Bradley, 34, of Peoria, was arrested by Paradise Valley Police on Feb. 18, following a report that he was allegedly sending lewd messages and photos to a minor.
Detectives with the PVPD Criminal Investigations Unit, according to a police press release, “acted and recovered crucial evidence tying Mr. Bradley to the claims.”
Bradley was arrested in Phoenix without incident and booked into the Maricopa County Intake Transfer Release Center with charges including aggravated luring of a minor for sexual exploitation, the report said.
The community is advised to call the police for anything suspicious in the neighborhood. The emergency number is 911 and the PVPD crime stopper is 480-948-7410 for any other types of calls for service.
For a home security survey or tips on how to make your home safer, contact PVPD Community Resource Officer Steven McGhee at email@example.com.