Guilty of Crimes Against a Child

Shaun Johnson, 37, of Port Charlotte, was found guilty as charged of Lewd and Lascivious Molestation and Lewd or Lascivious Conduct. He was found guilty following a two-day trial in Charlotte County.

In 2020, the defendant was arrested following an investigation by the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office. The investigation started due to information brought forth by a victim, about past sexual abuse.

Assistant State Attorney Jennifer Garczewski, Charlotte County Felony Chief, and Assistant State Attorney Alexa Lipham prosecuted the case.

Sentencing is scheduled for September 2, 2022.

Samantha Syoen – Communications Director, State Attorney’s Office