Police Arrest Man on with Lewd and Lascivious Charges
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DATE: 3/22/2011, 2:15 PM
LOCATION: 1101 Sligh Avenue West
VICTIM: 9-year-old boy
SUSPECT: Cameron James Spurback, DOB: 10/2/89, W/M
4904 Hi Vista Cir Tampa, FL 33625
CHARGES: Lewd and Lascivious Exhibition, Lewd and Lascivious Molestation
DETAILS: The minor went into a bathroom at Lowry Park Zoo and was approached by the defendant who pulled the child's pants down and fondled him. The defendant then pulled his own pants down and fondled himself in the presence of the child. The child fled the bathroom and told his parents. They flagged down zoo security. Security immediately contacted TPD and officers were on scene within minutes. Security detained the defendant as he left the bathroom. A detective interviewed the defendant who admitted to this offense. The child was not physically injured and he positively identified the suspect. The defendant was a volunteer at the zoo and had just completed his shift. Records indicate that the defendant does not have a criminal history.
Tampa Police officers booked the suspect into Orient Road Jail.