Jackson County authorities have accused a 23-year-old Independence man of sex crimes involving two children a year ago and police want to know: Are there more victims?
Damon R. Atchley was charged Thursday with first-degree child molestation and sodomy. Prosecutors requested that bond is set at $75,000.
According to court records, Atchley told investigators that he assaulted the children. Atchley also said he had taken photos of the children.
The incidents happened in May 2016, according to court documents.
Independence police are asking for the public’s help to determine if there are more victims.
“The IPD Criminal Investigations Unit is conducting ongoing investigations regarding this suspect and would like any information regarding additional victims. If you can provide any additional information please contact us at (816) 836-3600 so we can dispatch a police officer to take a case report,” the police posted on Facebook.