A former Navy contractor accused of sending naked photos and videos of himself to an undercover agent posing as a 13-year-old girl is set to go to trial on Sept. 24 at the District Court of Guam.
Michael Louis McCarron was indicted March 6 in the District Court of Guam, on suspicion of attempted enticement of a minor and attempted transfer of obscene material to a minor.
Defense attorney John Gorman told Chief Judge Frances Tydingco-Gatewood on Thursday that his client remains in custody in Boise, Idaho.
Gorman estimated it would take two to three weeks to transfer McCarron to Guam.
Gorman also said in court that U.S. Marshals do not reveal exact locations of defendants while they are being transferred.
He said he would need time to speak with McCarron once he arrives on island.
According to the indictment, McCarron used his computer between Oct. 31 and Nov. 30, 2017, to send photos of himself to someone he thought was an underage girl.
He reportedly began email communications with the undercover agent through a response to a Craigslist advertisement on Oct. 31.
A search warrant included an affidavit from an investigator with the Naval Criminal Investigative Section, detailing multiple conversations between McCarron and the individual he believed to be a girl named “Brit,” Post files state.
Court documents allege McCarron emailed "Brit" 12 images and a video of his private parts over the course of several weeks until Nov. 28.
On Nov. 2, McCarron asked her age and she replied, "13. Is that okay?"
The investigator's affidavit states McCarron initially responded, "No, thank you. I am good. Have a good night."
Two hours later, McCarron allegedly sent three follow-up messages stating, "What is up with a 13-year-old doing this?" "Are you really 13? What were you thinking about doing?" and "I have to admit I am curious ... can I see what you look like?"
On Nov. 30, agents with the FBI and NCIS executed a search warrant at McCarron's hotel room, seizing an external hard drive, MacBook Pro laptop and Samsung phone.
A check of records by NCIS revealed that McCarron was a former Navy sailor.