Arrest of 73 Year Old Male for Lewd and Lascivious Battery on a 13 Year Old Boy

On 02/14/13, Prometeo Inglesias-Bernal, DOB of 03/11/40, residing at 7700 66th St in Pinellas Park, was arrested by the Gulfport Police Department and charged with Lewd and Lascivious Battery on a child older than 12 but less than 16.  This incident occurred in mid January and was a multijurisdictional investigation with Pinellas Park Police Department and the Gulfport Police Department.  During the course of the investigation, detectives determined that Mr. Inglesias performed oral sex on the 13 year old boy at least once.  The juvenile also fondled Mr. Inglesias’ genitals.  Mr. Inglesias was known to the victim but was not a family member.   The incident was proven to have occurred in Gulfport but there are also allegations that it occurred in Pinellas Park.  The name and address of the child/victim will not be released. 


Gulfport Police Department
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