Sebastian Truck Driver Waives Charges In Alleged Kidnap, Rape

Christopher Brown of Sebastian, Florida allegedly had sex with an 11-year-old girl he met online.
Christopher Brown of Sebastian, Florida allegedly had sex with an 11-year-old girl he met online. (Photo Courtesy: Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office)

SEBASTIAN – A Sebastian truck driver who was arrested in Pennsylvania and accused of kidnapping an 11-year-old girl he met online to have sex with waived his charges to the Fayette County Court of Common Pleas Monday.

Christopher William Brown, 27, allegedly arranged to meet the girl in July.

The Sebastian Daily does not identify those who allege they are victims of sexual assault.

The child met up with Brown on two occasions. The truck driver allegedly drove her to the Hampton Inn in Uniontown and photographed their encounters, according to court documents.

Brown was arrested at a Louisiana truck stop in August and extradited to Pennsylvania.

Brown is charged with one count of criminal use of a communication facility, two counts each of kidnap and interference with child custody, and four counts each of rape of a child, statutory sexual assault, aggravated indecent assault, unlawful contact with minors, corruption of minors, indecent assault of a person less than 13.

He is currently in Fayette County Prison in lieu of a $500,000 bond.

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About Scott Lee
Scott Lee is a columnist and reporter for Sebastian Daily. Scott moved to Indian River County in 2015 and has been writing for various publications for approximately 30 years. Currently, he writes part-time and manages a featured column about local businesses in Sebastian and Vero Beach.