On August 4, 2017, after crossing from Canada into the United States at the Buffalo-Niagra Falls Port of Entry, Legault’s flight from Buffalo, New York, was cancelled, forcing him to reschedule his trip to Atlanta.
This block on the west side of Manhattan, New York City, is home to a runaway youth center, making it an area likely to attract pimps on the prowl for new employees.
In February 2006, the Attorney General launched Project Safe Childhood, a nationwide initiative designed to protect children from online exploitation and abuse.
Led by the United States Attorney’s Offices around the country, Project Safe Childhood marshals federal, state and local resources to apprehend and prosecute individuals who exploit children.
Le Valley, Special Agent in Charge, FBI Atlanta Field Office. After moving their communications to another site, the defendant allegedly asked the teen to perform sexual acts on live video-streaming for him.
Legault eventually arranged to travel from Canada to Atlanta, Georgia, in order to have sex with the girl.