SEMINOLE – Pinellas County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Seminole woman July 10 on one charge of lewd and lascivious battery.
According to detectives, Julia A. Orca, 50, engaged in sexual activity with a 15 year-old male May 31 while other minors were present in the Seminole home.
One of the minors, who witnessed the crime became upset over the situation and became involved in a physical altercation with the victim, according to deputies who responded to the scene in response to the altercation.
Several days later, a witness called the Sheriff’s Office and reported the reason the fight had occurred. Detectives from the Crimes Against Children Unit were called to investigate.
Orca went to the Sheriff’s Administration Building for an interview July 10 and was subsequently arrested for lewd and lascivious battery on a minor. She was transported to the Pinellas County Jail. Bond was set at $20,000.
Detectives said there may be other victims and are asking anyone with information that may assist in this investigation to call Detective Walter Bonasoro of the Crimes Against Children Unit at 727-582-6200.