MDPD Arrests Leesburg Man Committing Lewd Act Near Children 

MOUNT DORA, Fla. (July 5, 2016) – Mount Dora Police Department (MDPD) image001announces today the arrest of Russell Wakefield, 46, of Leesburg, Fla. On Monday, July 4, 2016, Wakefield was observed by two residents of Bristol Lakes Apartments located at 1002 Bristol Lakes Rd., Mount Dora, committing a lewd act near the complex’s pool. The pool was occupied by 9 juveniles ranging from 6 to 15 years of age. Wakefield was confronted by residents of Bristol Lakes who detained him until MDPD arrived. MDPD arrested Wakefield on a felony charge of lewd/lascivious act in presence of a child. Bond is set for $10,000. If you or someone you know has been victimized by Wakefield, please call MDPD at 352-735-7130 or CRIMELINE at 800-423-TIPS.  image002

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