Man offers 13-year-old $10 for obscene photos, leaves money in strangest place

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59-year-old Stephenson Belgrave, of Antioch, is jailed in lieu of a $75,000 bond after he admitted his crimes to a Youth Services Sex Crimes Detective.

Metro Nashville Police say Belgrave, 59, admitted that he offered to pay his 13-year-old step-granddaughter $10 to take a nude photo of her vagina and send it to him. He then also admitted to patting her vagina on the outside of her clothing. He additionally admitted to placing a $10 bill under the child’s breast as she slept at his home.

Stephenson Belgrave (MNPD)
Stephenson Belgrave (MNPD)

Police were made aware of the incident during a July Forensic interview with the child, during which she told detectives her step-grandfather would pay her $10 if he liked the photo of her vagina, and that he lifted up her breast as she was sleeping, leaving cash under it.

Stephenson Belgrave was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on October 2nd, charged with 2 counts of sexual battery by an authority figure and one count of especially aggravated solicitation of a minor. He remains jailed in lieu of $75,000 bond.

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