Clermont Police Make 2nd Arrest on Groveland Man for Sexual Battery


The Clermont Police Department has submitted additional charges on a Groveland man stemming from an incident reported in July of 2018.


Mr. Chris Davis was first arrested on 10/28/18 as a suspect in the sexual battery of a 15-year-old female behind a shopping center in the 2400 block of US Hwy 27, in the city of Clermont. Clermont Police Investigators re-opened a case initially reported on July 30, 2018.

Clermont Police Investigators were able to develop probable cause to charge Mr. Davis with one count of sexual battery for the July 3rd incident. Mr. Davis was charged on this date and is currently being held on a $60,000 bond at the Lake County Jail.