JCSO Press Release - On or about December 6, 2010, the Jackson County Sheriff's Office commenced a joint investigation with the Florida Department of Children and Families involving allegations of child abuse and lewd and lascivious acts reported to have been committed by Brian Hal, a white male, of Malone, Florida.
During the investigation, probable cause was established to support the filing of criminal charges against Hall for child abuse and lewd and lascivious molestation of a child under 12 years of age.
Criminal complaint affidavits were forwarded to the Office of State Attorney on or about December 10, 2010 requesting review and prosecution of Brian Hall for the above charges. The Investigation continued.
On March 24, 2011, the Jackson County Sheriff's Office received two warrants for the arrest of Brian Hall. One count of Lewd & Lascivious Molestation and one count of Child Abuse. These warrants were executed and Hall was taken into custody on the afternoon of March 24 by the Jackson County Sheriff's Office. Hall was lodged in the Jackson County Correctional Facility to await his first appearance in court on the morning of March 25, 2011.
NOTE: No suspect picture is available at this time.