This week, Daniel Spurgeon, a man from Cape Coral Florida, was sentenced to 15 years in prison for child sex abuse. He pleaded guilty to charges of child neglect and child sex abuse. He is also sentenced to 25 years for similar crimes in Alabama.
Spurgeon is 52 year old, and was charged with child neglect in Florida, in addition to one count of sexual activity with a minor. He also pleaded no contest to multiple other counts of lewd and lascivious molestation and he pleaded guilty to these charges.
According to court document, Spurgeon was sentenced to 25 years in Alabama for similar charges. He will serve two sentences at once and will be extradited to Alabama.
Spurgeon’s wife, Jenise, age 57, was also arrested four years ago after some of the children they were fostering reported the sexual abuse to Cape Coral Police Department.
The couple had at least 10 children, ages 8-16 years old, in their home at the time the sexual abuse took place.
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The Child Victims Act has a one-year window in some states, some more, some less, for adults who were abused as children to come forward against their perpetrators. Now is the time to act and empower yourselves and begin the healing process.