Miami man charged with sexual battery on 10-year-old


Published: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 12:33 p.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 12:33 p.m.

A Miami man has been arrested, accused of sexually battering a child while he was visiting Gainesville for about a week, Gainesville police reported.

Gabriel Tillman, 28, was charged with sexual battery of a child under the age of 12.

The incident occurred early Sunday morning at the Village Green apartments in northeast Gainesville, police said. The victim is a 10-year-old girl.

Police developed probable cause to arrest Tillman. He was found and arrested early Wednesday morning without incident.

- Cindy Swirko

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