PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Undercover Narcotics detectives with the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office arrested two men in separate incidents on Friday, at two different local Port Charlotte parks, after they grabbed a detective's genitals.
On Friday, a detective working an undercover operation at Sunrise Park on Edgewater Drive was approached by Americo Freitas Jorge, 72. While the detective was conversing with him, Jorge allegedly rubbed the detective’s genital area twice over his clothing.
On the same day, while working in the area of Kiwanis Park on Donora Street, the undercover officer was approached by Richard Herbert Williams, 83. Again, while conversing with him, Williams reached out and grabbed the detective’s genital over his clothing.
Both Jorge and Williams were arrested on battery charges and transported to the Charlotte County Jail. Jorge was released on a $2,000 bond. Williams was given supervised release during his First Appearance hearing.