Nev. – In February 2023, the Nevada State Police – Investigation Division received a request for investigative assistance from the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office based on a referral from the White Pine County School District. The request detailed allegations of possible inappropriate sexual conduct between a White Pine County School District employee and a student. As a result of the investigation, Detectives ultimately requested and received an arrest warrant for the suspect on related charges.
On June 27, 2023, the suspect, Ryan Wooldridge, was arrested and booked into the White Pine County Detention Center for Luring or Attempting To Lure Child Or Mentally Ill Person with Use of Computer Technology to Engage in Sexual Conduct.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone who may have information regarding this investigation is asked to contact Sergeant Halligan with the Nevada State Police – Investigation Division at 702-668-3260.