FBI Las Vegas
Public Affairs Specialist Sandra Breault
(702) 385-1281
April 11, 2019

Arrest of Kevin Belcher for Child Sex Trafficking

Special Agent in Charge Aaron C. Rouse of the FBI, Las Vegas Division, announced the arrest of Kevin Belcher of Reno, Nevada.

On April 9, 2019, members of the FBI-led Northern Nevada Child Exploitation Task Force (NNCETF), in partnership with the Reno Police Department and State of Nevada Welfare Investigations arrested Kevin Belcher for Sex Trafficking of a Minor under the age of 18, Child Abuse, Coercion with Force or the Threat of Force, and Open and Gross Lewdness. The task force has been investigating Belcher for a significant amount of time and foresees additional charges in this case.

Belcher was arrested as part of an investigation into a child sex trafficking group by the Northern Nevada Child Exploitation Task Force. This is the first arrest related to the ongoing investigation into this group.

If you have information regarding Kevin Belcher or his associates, you are urged to contact the FBI at 702-385-1281 or the Secret Witness Program at 775-322-4900.