Firefighter Charged With Sexual Abuse Of Teen

August 11, 2017

A Poarch Creek firefighter has been indicted on charges that he had sexual contact with a teen.

Michael Leon Wood Jr., age 36 of Atmore, was indicted by an Escambia County (AL) grand jury on charges of second degree rape, second degree sodomy and enticing a child under the age of 16 but older than 12 for immoral purposes. He was released from the Escambia County Jail on a $250,000 shortly after turning himself in on the felony charges.

The arrest stemmed from an investigation that included the Atmore Police Department.


2 Responses to “Firefighter Charged With Sexual Abuse Of Teen”

  1. Matchbox on August 12th, 2017 12:20 am

    Would never make it to court..he would come up missing

  2. My2Cents on August 11th, 2017 10:43 am

    Adults. Can you PLEASE leave children alone!?!?! What is going on in this country? You read about this kind of sickness almost every day!

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