Deputies: Photos discovered of Deltona man having sex with child

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Thomas Fleming
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla —

Volusia County Sheriff’s Office’s Sex Crimes Unit arrested 22-year-old Thomas Fleming on charges of  sexual battery on a child.

Detectives said pictures of Fleming having sex with a child were found on his ex-girlfriend’s cellphone.

Authorities said when they questioned Fleming, he admitted to taking pictures and sending them to his girlfriend at the time. He also admitted to shooting video on his personal cellphone, according to deputies.

Fleming was arrested on Friday and was taken to the Volusia County Jail, where he was held on $500,000 bail.

The Sex Crimes Unit said Fleming may face additional charges as their investigation continues.

Deputies have asked if anyone has information about Fleming or knows of additional victims to call the Sheriff’s Office’s Sex Crimes Unit at 386-323-3574.