Authorities at the Hernando County Sheriff’s Office contacted the Madison County Sheriff’s Office with the warrant to be on the look out for a sex offender. They also requested that the report of the offender to be placed in local media so citizens may be on the lookout for the man.
David Deine, Sr. is wanted for felony warrants for sexual battery with physical force, battery (strangulation) and sexual battery with a victim over 12 years of age.
Deine was last seen in the afternoon hours on Thursday, Feb. 25 in the area of Spring Hill, Hernando County, Fl. but has associates or family members in Miami, New York and California. It is expected that Deine may travel into other counties while trying to get to his relatives or associates.
Deine is described as a white male, 41 years of age, around 5’7 and 165 lbs. Deine is bald with brown eyes and was reportedly driving a 2007 blue Suzuki Forenza with the Florida tag number GEED86.
If Deine is spotted, do not approach him or his vehicle, instead notify local authorities immediately.
If anyone has information regarding Deine or his current whereabouts, call the Hernando County Sheriff’s Office at (352) 754-6830 or the Madison County Sheriff’s Office at (850) 973-4001.