87-year-old Florida man arrested after soliciting undercover detective for sex act


(WFLA) – An 87-year-old Winter Haven man was arrested after he exposed himself to and solicited and undercover detective for a sex act on Tuesday.

According to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, Marvin Johnson committed the crimes at the Lake Fannie Boat Ramp.

The sheriff’s office was conducting an undercover operation at the boat ramp and at Saddle Creek Park in response to complaints of lewd activity.

“It hasn’t been that long since we conducted a similar undercover operation at this boat ramp, and yet again we encountered a suspect who exposed himself to, and solicited, our undercover detective,” said Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd. 

“Make no mistake, you will be arrested for this in Polk County. We will not tolerate this illegal activity at our local parks and boat ramps.”

Johnson is charged with one count of exposure of sex organs and offering to commit lewdness.

He was issued a trespass warning from the boat ramp.

Johnson was booked into jail and is being held on $750 bond.

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