Investigators from the Phoenix ICAC Task Force and FBI diligently worked on the case.
The true identities of the persons depicted in the images are still unknown.
Sirull was arrested at his workplace, a Fed Ex Kinkos in Phoenix. Search warrants were served at the business and also at Sirull’s nearby home. Special agents from the FBI and ICE assisted in the search.
On March 25, 2008, Sirull plead guilty in Maricopa County Superior Court to charges related to the unlawful images.
He was sentenced to 17 years prison, lifetime probation and lifetime sex offender status.
Bessent made admissions to the offenses and was arrested.