Released By Osceola County Sheriff’s Office
In April, 2019, detectives with the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office conducted a sexual battery investigation. Through our extensive investigation and with the help of our tenacious victim, probable cause was obtained to arrest Ruben Morales Jr. (DOB 11/27/56). Morales was charged with 36 counts of Sexual Battery on a child<12yoa and 60 counts of sexual battery on a child >12yoa. Morales was a martial arts teacher in the Lake Nona area for years. The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office is continuing this investigation and is requesting anyone with additional information on Morales to please contact our Criminal Investigations Division (407) 348-1150.
The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office is dedicated to serving our community and increasing public safety. Anyone with information related to this case or any other similar incidents, please contact the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office at (407) 348-2222.