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Deputies search for man accused of sexual battery

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HASTINGS, Fla. – The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man accused of sexual battery in the Flagler Estates area.

Deputies said the victim is in a relationship with the suspect but was asleep at the time of the assault.

The SJCSO is working to get a warrant for the man.

Deputies searched for the man Thursday night and again Friday.

Deputies said the community is not in any danger from the suspect.