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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Western District of Oklahoma

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, August 26, 2021

Oklahoma City Man Charged with Child Pornography Crimes

FBI Seeks Public Help to Identify Potential Victims

OKLAHOMA CITY — An Oklahoma City man has been arrested and charged with attempted receipt of child pornography and attempted coercion and enticement of a minor.  GREG ALLEN HENKE, 40, was charged by criminal complaint on May 14, 2021, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Robert J. Troester.  He was arrested and has been ordered detained in federal custody since May 14, 2021.

On June 1, 2021, an Indictment returned by a federal grand jury charged Mr. Henke with attempted receipt of child pornography and attempted coercion and enticement of a minor.  The Indictment alleges that on or about May 10, 2021, Mr. Henke knowingly attempted to receive child pornography using a means and facility of interstate and foreign commerce.  The Indictment further alleges that, between April 1, 2021, and on or about May 13, 2021, Mr. Henke using a cell phone and the internet, knowingly attempted to persuade, induce, entice, and coerce a minor to engage in sexual activity for which any person can be charged with a criminal offense.

The FBI is seeking to identify potential additional victims.  Anyone with additional information to report about Greg Allen Henke can call the FBI at (405) 290-7770.

This case is the result of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation - Oklahoma City Field Division.  Assistant U.S. Attorney Bow Bottomly is prosecuting the case.

The public is reminded that these charges are merely allegations and that the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.  Reference is made to public records for more information.

Updated August 26, 2021