Davenport man convicted for sexual exploitation of a child

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) -- A jury has convicted a Davenport man for the sexual exploitation of a child.

Wednesday afternoon, a federal jury gave a guilty verdict to Timothy Fredrickson, 30, of Davenport, Iowa.

According to over two days of testimony, officials say Frederickson had been communicating with a 16-year-old girl over the internet. He directed the girl to produce and send him sexually explicit content. His sentencing has been scheduled for June 2, 2020. Frederickson faces a minimum of 15 to 30 years in prison.