NIXA, MO (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- On June 14, Jayant Sharma, 31, of Reno, pleaded guilty in Christian County in Missouri to one count of sexual misconduct involving a child, according to Nixa police.
The guilty plea is the result of a two-year “chat” investigation by a detective with the Nixa Cyber Crimes Unit. During the investigation, police report Sharma exposed himself via a webcam and sent several images of pornography to detectives on multiple occasions believing the detectives to be young girls from Missouri.
Sharma received a suspended imposition of sentence. He will spend the next five years on supervised probation and will have to successfully complete the Missouri Sex Offender Program (MOSOP) and register as a sex offender.
Police say that Sharma was arrested Jul. 23, 2012.