MOORESVILLE, NC – On January 26, 2021, a report was filed with the Mooresville Police Department in reference to a suspected sexual exploitation of a minor between an adult and a minor. The case was assigned to the Mooresville Criminal Investigations Unit for further investigation. After conducting interviews with witnesses, it was determined Shaun Michael Bock was the suspect.

Based on information gathered during the investigation, Mooresville Police Department executed a search warrant for the residence at 119 Steam Engine Drive, Unit 104 and at the suspect’s place of employment on February 3, 2021. Detectives charged Bock with one count of Second-Degree Exploitation of a Minor.

Bock was taken to the Iredell County Detention Center, where Magistrate Watkins issued a $10,000 secured bond.

Detectives are asking for anyone with information regarding this incident, any other similar incidents, or anyone else who may be a victim, to please contact Detective Garron Lawing with the Mooresville Police Department at 704-658-9007 or by email at

Author: Heather Gessler