Walton County Sheriff’s Office investigators arrested Tuanh Huynh Pham, 32, on March 13, 2013, for lewd and lascivious battery, engaging in sexual activity with persons 12 to 16 years of age and traveling to meet and luring a child online. On October 17th, Pham was sentenced to 115.5 months in state prison and is designated as a sexual offender.
A relative of the victim contacted the Sheriff’s Office on January 18th, 2013, and reported that there was obscene communication going on between the victim and an adult male. Investigators gained access to the victim’s computer and obtained chat conversations between Pham and the victim. Investigators located Pham in Jackson County, FL and conducted an interview. Pham was subsequently arrested by Jackson County Sheriff’s Office for separate charges.