Florida detention deputy charged with sexual assault of a child

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WFLA) – Florida detectives charged a detention deputy Thursday with sexual assault on a victim between the ages of 12 and 18.

Donald A. Dixon, 34, is also charged with using a computer to seduce, solicit or lure a child.

Dixon started as a detention deputy with the Alachua County Department in June 2015. He was fired Thursday but had previously been suspended during the investigation.

His bond was set at $350,000.

The investigation is ongoing, and investigators said more charges are pending.

 

WFLA.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s