Child Porn Charges Filed Against Another Phoenixville Man

Roger Dale Wilcox told police he was in contact with multiple underage girls, according to report.

Editor's note: the language in this report is occasionally sexually explicit and may be offensive to some readers.

A 35-year-old Phoenixville man was arrested Tuesday after police say he admitted to viewing child pornography and carrying on multiple inappropriate virtual relationships with underage girls. It was the second time in two days that a Phoenixville man was charged with possession of child pornography.

Roger Dale Wilcox, a resident of the 1400 block of Charlestown Road, was charged with 50 counts of child pornography and two counts of criminal use of a communication facility.

According to court documents, the Chester County Detectives received a cyber-tip from myYearbook—a social networking service that’s since become MeetMe.com—regarding a man communicating inappropriately with a 12-year-old girl. Police say Wilcox was using the email address "lastdayministries33."

On January 26, a Chester County Detective met with Wilcox at his 1401 Charlestown Road residence. In the subsequent interview, Wilcox said he expected law enforcement would come for him, and admitted to being sexually aroused by child pornography.

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The defendant went on to tell the detective that he has been in communication, both on the phone and through his computer, with multiple underage girls. He said he has successfully solicited nude pictures from these children.

Wilcox added that he began looking at child pornography in 2005 and has since viewed images of naked and sexually compromised children who were between the ages of three and 17. He said he understands this behavior is illegal and wrong.

After the interview, Wilcox’s cellphone and Macbook were taken and examined by the Chester County Detectives’ Computer Forensics unit. Over 50 images of child pornography, consistent with what Wilcox descried in the interview, were located.

Roger Wilcox was charged on Feb. 12. He faces preliminary hearing on Feb. 21.

harry finster February 16, 2013 at 01:49 AM
well john another of your friends 13987 to,you cant tell phoenixville doesnt attract a certain kind of person
Dave H February 16, 2013 at 03:39 AM
Yo Fred- whats up brother?
John February 16, 2013 at 01:55 PM
Harry, you said if we acknowledged what a terrible place this is, you would go away. We did that, now go away. Thanks
Meagan February 16, 2013 at 08:24 PM
It is terrible that this happened here, but it is happening everywhere. There are plenty of decent hardworking people in Phoenixville.
harry finster February 16, 2013 at 10:53 PM
i bet if you did a statistical analysis of the boro of phoenixville you would find it has a higher than average rate of deviates
John February 16, 2013 at 10:58 PM
Harry , why are you still typing here?
harry finster February 17, 2013 at 01:06 AM
because i want to ,what's it to you
John February 17, 2013 at 01:51 AM
Nothing, you just said you would stop. Never mind, I'm off to go screw your mother
John February 17, 2013 at 01:51 AM
Harry, the pedophile
harry finster February 17, 2013 at 06:34 AM
you know you have the amazing ability to imagine things and say very low class things if you wish to speak to me speak directly and say what you mean exactly,and dont bluff because i will call you everytime
John February 17, 2013 at 02:27 PM
Ok, I'll speak directly. You are an admitted pedophile. Your sickness knows no boundaries. You call me low class but you are the one that stalks little children. You are a sick sick man. Direct enough for you, you sick freak?
harry finster February 17, 2013 at 03:02 PM
that is fred the pedophile , get the name right
harry finster February 17, 2013 at 07:30 PM
well i would call pennsylvainia the child molester state,between jerry sandusky,a court system that sends kids to jail because the private jail is owned by the judges buddy,various child abusers at your local schools ,When i lived back there we knew who to avoid because they had a reputation even though the law wouldnt prosecute,i think you have a problem with projection where you reverse the symptoms in your own environment to the external world
John February 17, 2013 at 07:54 PM
Wrong again pedophile. You recognize the symptoms, because you are one. Sick freak
Ethan February 17, 2013 at 11:27 PM
That guy is from vfcc
harry finster February 24, 2013 at 04:01 AM
for john who distorts the facts here uis some local truth unbelievable except in your area http://www.pottsmerc.com/article/20130221/NEWS02/130229827/berks-woman-arrested-for-sexual-abuse-of-9-year-old


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