A West Palm Beach woman, age 41, is facing charges for having sex with a minor. The boy went to law enforcement after engaging in sexual activities with the woman several times. The woman is not only facing charges for unlawful sex with a minor but also for transmitting harmful information to minors. When the boy was interviewed by law enforcement in Palm Beach County, he admitted to multiple sexual encounters with the woman. When describing the situation with the woman, he reports that it started with texting about sexual things and flirting. Then soon after, she had a party where she provided beer and later in the evening the two had sex. Further descriptions of the situation include sending clothed as well as nude pictures to the minor and continued sexual intercourse.
After more than a year of this continued interaction between the minor and the woman, she was arrested August of 2013. She was released the day after being arrested after posting bail. So far, she has confessed that the boy seduced her while she was intoxicated with alcohol and then she engaged in sexual activity with the boy. She has also confessed to sending him the pictures. The woman approached the Law Offices of Richard Tendler as well as another firm in West Palm Beach to make sure that her rights are protected. Attorney Tendler and the other attorney on the case are investigating the details of the situation and holding the prosecution accountable when proving the woman guilty of all that the boy has reported. The penalties for this type of sex crime are harsh in Florida, the defendant could be facing between five and 15 years in prison. If you are facing any type of sex crime charge, team up with a skilled West Palm Beach sex crime attorney. Contact the Law Offices of Richard Tendler for help in your case.