Released By Osceola County Sheriff’s Office
On November 14, 2018, the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office received a report in reference to a thirteen year old female victim who disclosed she was sexually abused by Jeffrey Winward D.O.B. 02/06/72 of St. Cloud, FL, when she was eight years old. The investigation revealed there was probable cause that Winward committed at least seven acts of Lewd & Lascivious Molestation against the 8-year-old child. On December 6, 2018, Winward was arrested in reference to these allegations. Winward denied the allegations but since his arrest, additional victims have come forward advising Winward sexually abused them.
The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office is committed to the safety of our children and we ask that if anyone has information on this case or similar incidents please contact the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office at (407) 348- 2222 or Crimeline at 1-800-423-8477, where information leading to a felony arrest may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 dollars. https://crimeline.org/