February 9, 2016
Prior to executing the warrant, Cpl. Martin’s investigation revealed that Rader was actively using a Facebook account which was not authorized under the Florida Sex Offender Law. Rader was previously convicted of Lewd and Lascivious Battery on a Victim 12-15 years of age in 2009.
, Sex Offenders and Predators are not
allowed to use the internet and social media without registering their accounts. This part of the law seeks to prevent
offenders from using the internet to contact potential victims. Florida
Corporal Martin executed the Violation of Probation warrant and charged Rader with Failure to Register his account. Rader was booked into the
where he is being held without bond on both charges. Levy County