Juvenile charged with felony sexual battery

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A 14-year-old boy is facing several felony sex charges, according to the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office.

The boy, who is from Homosassa, is accused of sexual battery or injuring the sexual organs of someone under 12 years old; lewd and lascivious molestation and lewd and lascivious battery. No bond was allowed.

The alleged victim is 12 years old.

The boy allegedly engaged in inappropriate sexual activity with the girl during at least a two-year period.

The boy reportedly confessed to investigators and admitted to all the charges alleged by the victim. He was arrested and transported to the Citrus County Detention Center. However, due to the boy’s age, Department of Juvenile Justice was contacted and it was advised he be transported to the Juvenile Center in Ocala.