CLEARWATER – A Clearwater man faces multiple charges in connection with accusations of sexually battering a child for 11 years.
Donnie Floyd, 57, was charged June 20 with one count of capital sex battery, five counts of sex battery familial, five counts of sexual performance by a child and five counts of child pornography. He is being held without bond in the Pinellas County Jail.
According to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s report, the victim is a female who was known to the suspect. The incidents occurred on multiple occasions at a private residence in Pinellas County. The victim told detectives the suspect has touched her from the time she was age 5 to age 16.
The Crimes Against Children Unit was contacted on June 13 by Barre Town Police Department in Vermont in reference to a sex crime investigation they were conducting where some of the crimes occurred in Pinellas County.
Detectives obtained a search warrant for Floyd’s residence, which was served Friday morning. During the search, videos and pictures were located on the suspect’s portable hard drive.