Deputies with the Dixie County Sheriff’s Office arrested Hope Donahue, a 73-year-old Old Town Resident, for Unlawful Sexual Activity with Minors.
Donahue’s arrest was a result of a previous investigation that began on December 28, 2021, when a juvenile came to the Dixie County Sheriff’s Office and reported that they had been romantically involved with Donahue for over a year.
At the completion of the investigation, a warrant was issued for Donahue’s arrest. The patrol division assisted by apprehending Donahue.
Sexual Activity with Certain Minors is a Felony of the second degree, which, if convicted can hold a prison term of up to 15 years.