Manassas man “grooms” minors into sending and receiving nude photos on social media


A Manassas man is in custody for using social media to “groom” minors for nude photos. 

Schuyler Corado Corado is facing 12 felony charges including possession of child pornography and solicitation of a minor under 15 years of age.

An investigation by Virginia State Police revealed hundreds of screenshots of child porn and messages he had with juveniles from multiple states and Canada. Police say Corado Corado targets individuals who appear to be between 10 and 13 years old on social media sites like Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat, Musical.Ly and Tiktok. They say he works to establish a friendship with them and then “grooms” them into sending and receiving nude photos.

So far the screen names police say has been used by him are “kristianna1758,” “Tony10256,” “Wintergreen109,” “Addiction.slime,” “tony2590,” and “anniefanclub075.” He also goes by the name Tony Corado on social media.

Corado Corado is being held without bond at the Manassas Adult Detention Center. Police are seeking the public’s help with identifying additional victims. 

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