PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- According to United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty, the Brunswick Police Officer accused of trying to send sexually explicit material to a teenage girl has pled guilty Wednesday.
Attorney Delahanty said 25-year-old Garrett Brosnan waived indictment and pled guilty in U.S. District Court.
Delahanty said Brosnan sent an investigator a picture of himself exposing his penis. The investigator told him she was a 14-year-old girl from Arizona.
Court records show that agents from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) were investigating a report that an unknown adult male had an inappropriate online interaction with a minor girl in Arizona.
After an undercover online conversation with Brosnan in late May,
Officials said Brosnan faces a sentence of up to 10 years in prison, a fine of up to $250,000, and supervised release of up to three years. He will be sentenced after the completion of a presentence investigation report by the U.S. Probation Office.
The investigation was conducted by HSI offices in Maine and Arizona.
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