LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A Lee County school employee, accused of molesting a girl, went before a judge this morning.
Richard Moffitt, 42, who works in the IT department at Pinewoods Elementary School in Estero, remains in jail this afternoon. A judge set his bond at $250,000.
Lee County deputies say they arrested Moffitt Monday when a girl accused him of inappropriately touching her. According to the arrest report, Moffitt had custody of the girl. The victim told Lee County deputies that Moffitt touched her inappropriately many times in the last few months, and even undressed and touched her as she slept.
The judge also ordered that Moffitt have no contact with the victim, and he'll be required to wear a GPS monitoring device, if released.
His next court date is set for July 21st.