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Clearwater man accused of molesting 4-year-old girl

Placido Garay

Placido Garay, 28

CLEARWATER — A 28-year-old man accused of sexually molesting a 4-year-old girl was arrested early Monday, Clearwater police said.

Placido Garay of Clearwater was babysitting the girl Sunday when he molested her, police said. The girl was taken to Morton Plant Hospital. Her condition was unknown Monday.

Garay admitted to detectives that he abused her, police said. He faces a charge of lewd and lascivious molestation.

Garay was booked into the Pinellas County jail, where he remained Monday without bail.

Clearwater man accused of molesting 4-year-old girl 11/04/13 [Last modified: Monday, November 4, 2013 11:24pm]
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