NAPLES, Fla.- Collier County Sheriff's deputies arrested 34-year-old Ernson Joseph after a teen claimed that he sexually battered her on Sunday.
The victim told deputies that she went with the suspect back to his home, and while there, she was sexually battered. The teen was able to positively identify Joseph.
The suspect gave deputies permission to search his residence and agreed to give DNA samples, according to his arrest report. He also agreed to be interviewed.
Based on the totality of the investigation, deputies arrested Joseph for sexual battery on a 16 or 17 year old victim.