(St. Petersburg, Florida) A 26-year-old local woman, Lauralee M. Beckham, has been accused of engaging in sex over the last two weeks with a male teen under the age of 16.
Beckham faces a charge of lewd and lascivious battery on a child under 16. Reportedly, Beckham admitted to the allegations.
The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office said they got a call from the boy's father Wednesday night.Beckham was booked into custody at the Pinellas County Jail with bond set at $10,000.
During an investigation, deputies learned Beckham and the boy had been having consensual sex for the past two weeks. Beckham later confirmed that while under questioning, officials said.
Deputies don't believe there are any other victims in the case.