FBI seeks local victims of illicit sexual conduct involving Susanville man as part of international investigation

A Susanville man faces allegations of illicit sexual conduct both here and abroad.

According to a statement from the FBI, “The Federal Bureau of Investigation Sacramento Division and Homeland Security Investigations seek to identify potential victims of Bradley Reger, who was arrested July 6, 2023, for alleged violation of 18 U.S.C. § 2423(c), engaging in illicit sexual conduct in foreign places.

“The charge is only allegation; the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.

“Court documents allege that Reger targeted males between the ages of 12 and 18. Many of these alleged victims allegedly attended religious-affiliated schools, institutions, trips, camps or clinics.

“If you believe that you and/or your minor dependent(s) were victimized by Bradley Reger at any time, in the United States or abroad, or have information relevant to this investigation,” a form is available at forms.fbi.gov or you may call the Sacramento FBI Office at (916) 746-7000. “Additionally, if you know of someone else who may have been victimized by Bradley Reger, encourage them to contact the FBI.

“The FBI and HSI are legally mandated to identify victims of federal crimes they investigate. Victims may be eligible for certain services, restitution, and rights under federal and/or state law. Your responses are voluntary but may be useful in the federal investigation and to identify you as a potential victim. Based on the responses provided, you may be contacted by the FBI and/or HSI and asked to provide additional information.”