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Police: Man accused of sexually abusing child

Man living in New Mexico brought back to Jacksonville to face charges, JSO says

JSO booking photo of Devin Zimmerman
JSO booking photo of Devin Zimmerman

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man living in Las Cruces, New Mexico, was brought back to Jacksonville to face charges for molesting a minor under 12 years old, police said.

Devin Zimmerman, 32, is accused of sexually abusing a minor from 2007 to 2011, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. 

The victim told a parent about the abuse last summer, police said.

Zimmerman admitted to the allegations and apologized to the victim as police monitored the call last September, the Sheriff's Office said.

He was booked into the Duval County Jail Thursday and ordered held on $250,000 bond.