BRADENTON (CBSMiami/AP) — A jury has found a couple accused of having sex on a public beach – in front of families, including a 3-year-old child – guilty.READ MORE: CBS4 Investigates: Man Accused Of Killing Ryan Rogers Could Have Faced Two Decades In Prison For Prior Crime
It took the Manatee County jury about 15 minutes on Monday to find 20-year-old Elissa Alvarez and 40-year-old Jose Caballero guilty of lewd and lascivious exhibition.
Video played in the courtroom showed Alvarez moving on top of Caballero in a sexual manner in broad daylight. Witnesses testified that a 3-year-old girl saw them.READ MORE: Glenneisha Darkins Perseveres During Art Week Despite Challenges
Both Caballero and Alvarez will now have to register as sex offenders.
The convictions carry a maximum prison sentence of 15 years.MORE NEWS: New Warning For Parents Regarding Omicron COVID-19 Variant
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