The victim was told to “keep it a secret” because of their age difference.
Fellsmere, Fla- On 2/20/18, Salvador Alberto-Ramos of 26 N. Elm Street Fellsmere, was arrested by investigators of the Fellsmere Police Department for one count of Lewd and Lascivious Battery on a child age 14-16. Alberto-Ramos is 26 years old.
FPD Investigators first became aware of Alberto-Ramos when the parents of the victim reported the relationship between the two on February 14th. The investigation revealed that Alberto-Ramos had two sexual encounters with the victim and that on one occasion, advised the victim to “keep it a secret” because of their age difference.
During the investigation, investigators became aware of the possibility that Alberto-Ramos may have engaged in similar behavior with others below the age of legal consent and that unlawful images of a sexual nature may have been exchanged via cell phones.
Alberto-Ramos is from Honduras and is in the United States illegally. He is being held without bond in the Indian River County Jail with an Immigration hold.
This is an ongoing investigation and anyone with information about this crime or others committed by Alberto-Ramos are asked to contact Detective Adam Dean at 772-571-1360.