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Man molested Clearwater girl for years, police say

CLEARWATER

Man molested girl for years, police say

Police have arrested James W. Rolle, 28, on a charge of lewd and lascivious molestation. Rolle was arrested last month in Dallas and extradited to Pinellas County on Thursday. According to Clearwater police, Rolle molested a young girl starting in 1995 when she was 2 or 3 years old and continued with the molestation for five years. The crimes were not reported to authorities until March of this year, police said. The victim and the suspect were not strangers, police said. Rolle is being held in the county jail in lieu of $50,000 bail.

Breakfast focuses on prayer, family

The YMCA of the Suncoast will host the third annual Mayor's Prayer Breakfast from 7 to 9:15 a.m. Thursday in the Harborview Center downtown. Tickets are $25. The event will feature music, fellowship and keynote speaker Mark Merrill, founder and president of Family First, a nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening families. Call (727) 467-9622 for tickets.

TARPON SPRINGS

Seminar teaches about diabetes

Florida on the Move in Pinellas County will present a free health seminar on diabetes at the Tarpon Springs Library at 2 p.m. Thursday. The seminar will focus on the types, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diabetes. For information, call (727) 943-4922.

COUNTYWIDE

Let WorkNet help you find workers

Do you need some new employees? Would it help if candidates were pre-screened to fit your job descriptions? WorkNet Pinellas may be able to help. Employers can post job openings for free and/or sign up for WorkNet Wednesday, the organization's monthly job fair. Only Pinellas County employers are eligible to participate. Job openings must pay at least $12 per hour. To register your company and post job openings, go to the WorkNet Pinellas Web site at www.worknetpinellas.org/business-associations or call (727) 524-4344.

In Sports

Who won the Fort Meade-Indian Rocks Christian game Friday? Find out and get the scores of other matchups in North Pinellas. 8-9C

Pinellas deaths

Buss, Joanne E.

King, Jane Ann

Little, Marie T.

Stevens, Henry M.

This list is from detailed obituaries published in Section B.

Man molested Clearwater girl for years, police say 10/31/08 [Last modified: Friday, October 31, 2008 6:56pm]
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