Possible Multiple Victims Revealed In Investigation Of Springs Officer
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4)- The investigation of a Colorado Springs Police Officer has revealed disturbing evidence.
Earlier this month, Joshua Carrier, 30, was arrested on charges of sexual exploitation of a child for allegedly possessing child pornography. Investigators said the information they had at the time suggested his actions were limited to the purchases of commercial child pornography.
The investigation has revealed additional evidence to suggest that Carrier had unlawful sexual contact with minor children. The Crimes Against Children Unit has identified multiple victims.
Carrier was arrested on charges of sexual assault on a child by one in a position of trust. He was booked into the El Paso County Criminal Justice Center on a bond of $500,000.
Carrier remains on paid administrative leave.
Colorado Springs Police encourage anyone that has information about this investigation or believes their child is a victim to call investigators at (719) 444-7509. If you have already contacted investigators but have not been interviewed investigators will be contacting you soon.
If you would like to remain anonymous you can call Crime-Stoppers at 719-634-STOP (7867) or you can simply text CSPD and your tip to 847411 (TIP411).