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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 17-273

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • June 28, 2017
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    Woman Charged With Sexual Battery On A 11-Year-Old Child

    The defendant faces numerous charges.
    • Tuesday
    • June 27, 2017
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Hillsborough County


    Marissa Ashley Mowry
    DOB: 08/05/1991
    9130 Park Richey Blvd,
    Port Richey, FL


    • 794.011(2)(a) Sex Assault by 18 YOA Older Sex Battery Victim Under 12 YOA (4 Counts)
    • Sex Assault by Custodian Sex Battery Victim 12 YOA and Under 18 YOA (11 Counts)

    Victim: Identity Confidential


    The defendant gave birth to a child in October 2014.During January 2014, the defendant Marissa Mowry and the victim were at a residence within Hillsborough County.  The defendant was 22 years old at the time and the victim was 11 years old. The defendant and victim had sexual intercourse and as a result, the defendant became pregnant.

    The defendant and victim continued with the sexual contact multiple times when the victim was between the ages of 11-14 years old. Detectives completed their investigation and secured an arrest warrant. Mowry was arrested this afternoon without incident and transported to the Hillsborough County Jail. Hillsborough County Sheriff's Child Protective Division is assisting in the investigation. The 3-year-child will be placed with a responsible adult.The defendant and victim continued with the sexual contact multiple times when

    The investigation continues.

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