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Suspect wanted in Okeechobee County after teen sexually battered

Posted at 12:05 PM, Aug 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-30 15:46:14-04

The Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a 48-year-old Port St. Lucie man after investigators said a 16-year-old was a victim of sexual battery.

The suspect, Victor M. Dasilva, is wanted on felony warrants including custodial sexual battery.

Dasilva is described as 5 feet 11 inches and 160 pounds. The sheriff’s office said his last known address was at a residence on SE Euclid Lane in Port St. Lucie.

Sheriff’s spokeswoman Michele Bell said in a written statement Dasilva may be driving a 2009 red Honda with Florida tag 4344TU.

Investigators did not say when the teen was allegedly attacked.

If you know of his whereabouts, contact Detective DeMarcus Dixon, (863)763-3117, ext. 5111.