November 16, 2001
Lawrence W. Crow, Jr.
Shanley, (863) 534-6631 or
Man Arrested for
Sexual Battery Against a Child
investigation by the Polk County Sheriff's Office SAFE (Sexual Abuse and
Family Exploitation) Unit, a 55-year-old Bradley man was arrested Nov. 8,
2001, for sexual battery against a child.
Curt Bobby McPherson, DOB 10/28/46, of 6925
3rd Street in Bradley, was arrested Nov. 8, 2001, at his place of
employment (IMC) and charged with two counts Sexual Battery on a
7-year-old female child. Investigation revealed that McPherson sexually
battered the victim twice in his home during the months of September and
October of this year. Detectives received information about the
sexual batteries, prompting an investigation that led to the arrest of the
suspect. The suspect was booked into the Polk County Jail on no bond.
Anyone who may have any additional information about this case or any
other possible sexual battery cases involving the suspect is asked to call
the Polk County Sheriff's Office at 533-0444.
Undersheriff, Division Commanders, Communications, News Media
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