Resident of assisted living facility arrested for lewd act on child

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Posted: Monday, September 17, 2012 10:09 am

ENGLEWOOD, FL. - A resident of an assisted living facility has been arrested for performing lewd acts on a child.

53-year old Thomas Giorgetti is charged with Sexual Battery and Lewd and Lascivious Molestation.

According to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office, the victim is the 4-year old child of an employee of the residence.

One other resident witnessed the allegations against Giorgetti. That witness says he observed Giorgetti touch the child in the genital area.

The child told investigators that Giorgetti urinated on different areas of his body as well.

He was arrested and taken to the Sarasota County Jail, and is being held on bond.

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