PUTNAM COUNTY, Fla. --Through a crime reduction operation in Putnam County, police were able to arrest several individuals, including a sex offender, for various probation violations.
The Florida Department of Corrections Parole, the Putnam County Sheriff's Office Street Crimes Unit and probation officers teamed up for a compliance initiative to ensure that people currently on probation were adhering to the stipulations of their probation.
Deputies and probation officers went to the home of Wilvern Hagans and found a child inside his residence. Hagans was on probation for aggravated battery and unlawful sexual activity with a minor.
This incident was a direct violation of Hagans' probation and he was immediately arrested.
The child's mother was also inside the home and deputies were able to determine that the child had not been a victim of a crime.
There were 15 sex offenders checked during the crime operations and nine were arrested.
Here is a list of individuals arrested:
- Wilvern Hagans, 40
- Harrell B. Garner, 47
- Ryan Mulhall, 34
- Marcus Shorter, 31
- Vanessa Currie, 39
- Ulyee Davis, III, 26
- Shawn Bear, 20
- Laura Ann Carlisle, 26
- Thomas Robert Chadsey, 59