On May 31st, investigators with the Walton County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) arrested Brian Keith Weeks, 48, of DeFuniak Springs, after allegations that Weeks molested a minor. During the investigation, law enforcement gathered several pieces of information, which led to a search warrant being served at 174 Petty Lane. The search warrant allowed investigators to locate and collect numerous items of evidence related to the charges. In addition, several firearms were found in the home. Weeks is a convicted felon and is prohibited from possessing firearms.
Weeks was charged with Lewd and Lascivious Battery, Lewd and Lascivious Molestation and Possession of Firearms by a Convicted Felon. All are second degree felonies. Weeks was transported and booked into the Walton County Department of Corrections. The investigation is still ongoing at this time.