25 Years in Prison for Crime Against a Child

Pascual Cardona Cardona, 59, of Fort Myers, was adjudicated guilty and sentenced to 25 years in prison, followed by lifetime Sex Offender Probation, for one count of Lewd or
Lascivious Molestation, Victim Under 12.

The defendant was a roommate of one of the victim’s family members. The victim disclosed that she had been inappropriately touched by the defendant. The Lee County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene and the defendant was arrested soon after.

Assistant State Attorney Christine Cummins, of the Special Victims Unit, prosecuted the case.


Samantha Syoen – Communications Director, State Attorney’s Office