A Florida woman was arrested Tuesday for allegedly having sex with an 11-year-old boy, resulting in a child.
Marissa Ashley Mowry, who was 22 at the time of the alleged 2014 encounter, allegedly had sexual intercourse with the boy at a home in Hillsborough County, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office.Police alleged the two had sex “multiple times” until he was 14.
Detectives secured an arrest warrant after completing their investigation. Mowry, now 25, was arrested without incident outside the Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa, where she works as a food attendant, according to jail records.
Her 3-year-old child, born in October 2014, will be placed with a “responsible adult,” the sheriff’s office said. Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Child Protective Division is assisting in the investigation.
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Jail records state Mowry was charged with sexual battery of a victim under 12 years old.
She does not have an attorney at this time, according to jail records.
It is unclear when she will appear in court.