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FDLE arrests Keystone Heights man for child molestation

1/28/2015
 
For Immediate Release
January 28, 2015
 
KEYSTONE HEIGHTS, Fla. - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement Jacksonville Regional Operations Center yesterday arrested Francis “Frank” Miller, Jr., 52, of 7829 SR 100, Lot 35, Keystone Heights, Fla. on one count of lewd or lascivious molestation and one count of  possession of child pornography.  The Clay County Sheriff’s Office and the FBI assisted in the investigation.
 
FDLE Agents began investigating Miller after discovering a computer at his residence sharing child pornography online.  During the investigation, Agents discovered Miller also allegedly molested a male child under the age of 12.  Agents believe there could be additional victims.
 
Anyone with information concerning this investigation is urged to contact the FDLE Jacksonville Regional Operations Center at (800) 226-6481. 
 
Miller was booked into the Clay County Jail with bond set at $350,006.  This case will be prosecuted by the Office of the State Attorney, 4th Judicial Circuit. This case is ongoing and additional charges are expected. 
 
Please visit the Secure Florida website to review tips for keeping your children safe online at: http://secureflorida.org/staying_safe/best_practices_for_parents/.
 
 
For Further Information Contact:
Gretl Plessinger, Samantha Andrews or Steve Arthur
FDLE Office of Public Information
(850) 410-7001