A Louisiana man was sentenced to fifteen years behind bars after he admitted to having intercourse with a teenage woman whose bed room he secretly lived in, authorities stated.
Johnathan Rossmoine, 36, was arrested final September after the 15-year-old woman’s dad and mom discovered him hiding in her closet in Spring Hill, Florida.
He pleaded responsible on Wednesday to fees of intercourse with a minor and must register as a intercourse offender for the remainder of his life, the Hernando County Sheriff’s Workplace stated in an announcement.
When Rossmoine was arrested on Sept. 27, the sufferer informed deputies he’d been “residing on and off” in her bed room for 5 weeks, in response to the sheriff’s workplace.
Deputies discovered Rossmoine nonetheless hiding within the closet after they arrived on the home, the assertion stated.
“The suspect would disguise within the closet when the sufferer’s dad and mom had been house, solely popping out after they left for work,” the assertion stated.
“Rossmoine additional suggested quite a few sexual encounters additionally occurred in his van, which was parked in proximity to the sufferer’s home.”
He reportedly admitted to cops that he’d traveled to Florida on a number of events to have intercourse with the sufferer, who he met on “a web based chatting app,” the sheriff’s workplace stated.
The kid, who referred to Rossmoine as “a boyfriend,” had informed Rossmoine she was 18 however admitted to being 15 earlier than they met in individual, sheriff’s deputies stated.