Michigan City police warn of alleged 'widespread' sexting among teens

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Wednesday, March 18, 2015

MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. (WLS) -- Police have issued a warning about alleged "widespread" sexting among high school students in Michigan City, Ind.

Police say numerous students are sending sexually provocative pictures to other boys and girls, and they sometimes request a photo in return.

Officials explain this is still considered child pornography, even among juveniles, and that teenagers need to be reminded of the consequences.