FLORIDA — On Thursday, Feb 8, 2018, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office arrested 43-year-old David Cooper, the priest of Mountain Movers Ministries in Eloise, for the passionate battery of a girl under the age of twelve, and licentious muster with another girl under twelve.
The review began in Sep of 2017, when deputies responded to Winter Haven Hospital per a probable passionate abuse of a girl under twelve. A debate talk with the girl did exhibit that Cooper had unprotected himself to her on 4 occasions in the past year.
During the investigation, it was schooled that there competence be a second victim of Cooper’s. That person, who is now an adult, pronounced that Cooper sexually abused her countless times when she was a child, to embody passionate retort at slightest 5 times, when she was between 10 to 12-years-old.
Surveillance was conducted of a review between the now-adult victim and Cooper in which she removed his passionate abuse of her, and he regularly told her that he was contemptible for it.
“One of the stressful aspects of operative in law enforcement, is having to come face-to-face with horrible acts by a child predator. It’s since of the loyalty of the deputies who investigated this, and other crimes like it, and the eagerness of victims and witnesses to come forward, that this man won’t be means to do this to any child ever again.” – Grady Judd, Sheriff
Cooper’s hit with both victims was not obtained by his work at the church.
David Cooper has been charged with Sexual Battery, victim under 12 (FC), and Lewd/Lascivious Exhibition, victim under 12 (F-2). He has no famous before rapist history.