Last night, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office arrested Juan Jose Gomez, DOB 5-8-63, of Wimauma, on a Sexual Battery arrest warrant from Manatee County.
MCSO began investigating Gomez on July 21 after receiving information that he sexually assaulted a 17 year old male on July 4. The incident took place at a hunting ranch in northern Manatee County. The victim is known to the suspect.
Gomez is a pastor at Iglesia De Dios Church in Wimauma. Anyone with information on this case or possibly other incidents is asked to call the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office at 941-747-3011, ext. 1909.