Ethan Mitchell Sewell, 20, of Cape Coral, was adjudicated guilty and sentenced to 12 years in prison for Lewd or Lascivious Molestation. He was sentenced to 15 years of Sex Offender Probation for a second count of Lewd or Lascivious Molestation. He was also designated a Sexual Predator.
The Lee County Sheriff’s Office began investigating the defendant after a child told a family member about past sexual abuse. Their investigation led to the arrest of Sewell.
Assistant State Attorney Christine Cummins prosecuted the case.
Samantha Syoen – Communications Director, State Attorney’s Office