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Groveland Man Charged with Human Trafficking and Soliciting Teen Girls for Sex

May 11, 2017 Posted in Criminal Defense, Sex Crimes, The Villages News

A Groveland man has been accused of having sex with several teenage girls and offering money to others to have sex. He has been arrested for human trafficking. The man was taken into custody after...

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Fruitland Park Man Charged with Sexual Battery on a Child

May 4, 2017 Posted in Criminal Defense, Sex Crimes, The Villages News

A 55-year-old man was arrested Monday on three counts of sexual battery on a child. The Fruitland Park man remained in the Lake County Jail on Wednesday in lieu of $300,000 bail on the...

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Man Arrested In Clermont For Allegedly Performing Lewd Act In Window

December 16, 2016 Posted in Criminal Defense, Sex Crimes, The Villages News

A 19-year-old man was arrested Monday evening for allegedly performing a lewd act in front of neighbors. According to reports, deputies were dispatched on Dec. 1 to an apartment located in...

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Wildwood Man Accused of Molesting Two Children

August 28, 2015 Posted in Criminal Defense, Sex Crimes, The Villages News

A 27-year-old Sumter County man has been arrested for allegedly molesting two small children he was supposed to be watching. The Wildwood resident was charged with lewd and lascivious conduct. He...

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Wildwood Teen Arrested on Lewd Charges

August 21, 2015 Posted in Criminal Defense, Sex Crimes, The Villages News

A 19-year-old Wildwood man was arrested Monday after being accused of touching a juvenile inappropriately. The teen was charged with lewd and lascivious behavior, and cruelty towards a child. He was...

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Girl Allegedly Raped by Couple While Watching ‘Frozen’

January 15, 2015 Posted in Criminal Defense, Felony & Misdemeanor Charges, Sex Crimes, The Villages News

A Sumter County couple is accused of holding an under-age girl down and raping her while the three watched the Disney movie “Frozen.” A 52-year-old man was arrested Wednesday on charges of sexual...

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Fugitive Wanted on Alleged Sexual Assault Charges Arrested in Lake County

December 12, 2014 Posted in Assault & Battery, Criminal Defense, Felony & Misdemeanor Charges, Sex Crimes, The Villages News

A Colorado fugitive, who is allegedly wanted in the sexual assault of at least one underaged girl, was apparently found with another girl hiding in a camper in Howey-in-the-Hills, according to...

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Three Arrested During Lake County Law Enforcement Halloween Operation

November 4, 2014 Posted in Criminal Defense, Felony & Misdemeanor Charges, Sex Crimes, The Villages News

Lake County deputies were scouring several neighborhoods Friday night to check for probation violations by registered sex offenders participating in Halloween festivities, but they found no such...

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Couple Accused of Having Sex in The Villages

October 2, 2014 Posted in Criminal Defense, Felony & Misdemeanor Charges, Sex Crimes, The Villages News

Two people were arrested Wednesday morning for allegedly having sex in public in The Villages. According to a spokesman with the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to El Camino...

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Convicted Sex Offender Arrested for Violating Probation

September 19, 2014 Posted in Criminal Defense, Sex Crimes, The Villages News

A 26-year-old convicted registered sex offender who was the center of controversy in Clermont last year after he was given permission to live too close to where children congregate has been sentenced...

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