PANAMA CITY MAN ARRESTED FOR OBSCENE COMMUNICATION
Posted by: Staff
Date: Nov 10 2022 8:48 AM
HOLMAS COUNTY:On November 6, 43-year-old Bobby J. Hand of Panama City, made contact on Facebook with a covert Facebook account operated by an investigator with the Holmes County Sheriff’s Office. At the time, Hand believed the account belonged to a 15-year-old female.
During the course of the conversation, Hand sent obscene comments to the account, again believing that he was talking to a 15-year-old child.
Bobby Hand was arrested in Bay County and charged obscene communication - using a computer to seduce solicit, or lure a child or person believed to be a child.
Sheriff Tate would like to thank the US Marshals Florida/Caribbean Regional Fugitive Task Force and all agencies involved for their assistance in the apprehension of this individual.