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FHP trooper accused of sexual relationship with year-old girl involved in crash
A Florida Highway Patrol trooper has been arrested on charges of having sex with a year-old girl who he cited for a traffic crash several months ago. Christopher Michael Delrusso told a Marion County detective that he contacted the juvenile after she was released from the hospital so she could get her citations for the crash. Delrusso said he gave the teen his phone number and they texted each other, as well as talked on Snapchat. He was charged with lewd and lascivious battery on a victim between the ages of 12 and 16 and transmitting information harmful to minors. FHP officials said in an email that DelRusso has been fired from the agency. Authorities said he was hired on Nov. Employees at Kids Central Inc.
FHP trooper accused of sexual relationship with 15-year-old girl involved in crash
Emilee Speck , Digital journalist. Christopher Delrusso, 26, first met the victim in March when the girl was driving without a license and crashed, according to the arrest report. Delrusso issued the year-old two citations for the incident, detectives said, making him fully aware of her age. Delrusso told detectives he went to the hospital to see the victim and he gave her his personal cellphone, as a way for them to communicate about the crash investigation.
Get the best experience and stay connected to your community with our Spectrum News app. Learn More. Delrusso admitted sending the girl a sexually explicit Snapchat video. He also acknowledged having sex with her in the cab of his white Dodge Ram on June 9 in the woods near her home. The punishment for lewd and lascivious battery on a child, a second-degree felony, is as much as 15 years in prison.