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13-0634 Clearwater Police Charge Man In Molestation Of Child

11/4/2013 11:49:02 AM

Contact: Rob Shaw

Nov. 4, 2013


Clearwater Police Charge Man In Child Molestation Case

A 28-year-old man has been charged with lewd and lascivious molestation involving a 4-year-old girl.

Placido Garay (photo attached) was booked into the Pinellas County Jail this morning on the charge, which is a felony.

Garay was babysitting the victim on Sunday when the incident occurred.

The victim was taken to Morton Plant Hospital; the suspect admitted to the offense during questioning and was subsequently charged.


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Rob Shaw

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