WARNING: The crimes allegedly committed by this man are disturbing and involve the sexual exploitation of children.

A man was arrested in Clifton, Colorado on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2022 and is facing numerous felonies related to child sex crimes.

Who is the Clifton Man Being Charged with Child Sex Crimes?

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The man that has been arrested and charged with child sex crimes in Clifton has been identified as Cheyenne Lane Burke. Burke has been described as a white male, 25 years old (born January 31st, 1997,) weighing 230 pounds, and standing at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (70 inches.)

The Clifton Man's Arrest

Burke was arrested at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 3rd in Clifton, Colorado by Mesa County Sheriff's deputies and later booked into the Mesa County Detention Facility. Prior to his arrest, a warrant was issued for Burke's arrest by the Mesa County Sheriff's Office.

What is Clifton's Cheyenne Burke Charged With?

The charges against Burke are highly disturbing in nature and involve child sex crimes. Following his arrest, Burke was charged with the following felonies:

  • Sexual Exploitation of a Child - Distributing Sexual Exploitative Material
    • Class 3 Felony
  • Sexual Exploitation of a Child - Possession of Sexually Exploitative Material
    • Class 4 Felony
  • Sexual Exploitation of a Child - Possession of Sexually Exploitative Material
    • Class 5 Felony

What Led to the Clifton Man's Arrest?

While it is unclear as to who exactly notified authorities of Burke's alleged despicable and disgusting behavior, it has been reported that the Clifton man is accused of not only possessing child pornography in the forms of photos as well as videos but that he was distributing the obscene material on social media.

As of today, it is unclear as to what will happen to Burke next or if he has been released from custody.

[Crime Watch]

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