lewd and lascivious

Ex-deputy arrested for child molestation

Ex-deputy arrested for child molestation

An ex-Santa Rosa County sergeant was arrested Friday on child molestation charges. Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement arrested Jeffery Perkins, 33, for two counts of lewd or lascivious molestation by offender over the age of 18 of a victim less than 12 years of age according to a press release.  An arrest […]

Gulf Breeze man found guilty of sexual battery

Gulf Breeze man found guilty of sexual battery

Christopher Jason Traffanstead, 41, of Gulf Breeze faces up to 75 for sexual battery related charges in connection with incidents that occurred over the course of two years. Traffanstead was found guilty by a jury Monday of two counts of engaging in an act which constitutes sexual battery upon or with a child 12 years […]

Man exposes genitals to child in Walmart

Man exposes genitals to child in Walmart

A Colorado man was arrested Wednesday morning in the Gulf Breeze Walmart after he allegedly exposed his genitals to an 8-year-old girl. Jonathan Obrien was seen on surveillance footage following the girl through the store according to a Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office report. He appeared to be touching his genitals at the time. He […]

Man charged with sexual abuse of minor

Man charged with sexual abuse of minor

A Navarre man was arrested Wednesday, Sept. 21, after allegedly sexually abusing a child under the age of twelve. Jimmy Ressler, 40, has been charged with two counts of felony sexual assault on a victim younger than 12 years of age and first degree felony lewd and lascivious molestation of a child younger than 12 years old. Both […]

Traffanstead turns himself in

Traffanstead turns himself in

A Gulf Breeze man turns himself in to Santa Rosa County Jail Christopher Jason Traffanstead from Gulf Breeze, age 39, who the Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office was looking for on an active warrant, turned himself in to the Santa Rosa County Jail on April 7.   Traffanstead’s warrant included 3 Capitol Felony charges for sexual […]