Gilchrist County Sheriffs Office- monthly sex offender checks


During our monthly sex offender checks, it was discovered registered sex offender Abayomi Babatunji Stephen DOB: 4/06/77 of Trenton Florida, may have been in violation of his registration obligations for being a sex offender. The case was then turned over to Sgt. Ponce for further investigation.
On June 4, 2020, a warrant was issued for Stephen, for failure to update his Florida Driver’s License as required by F.S 775.21(10)(a) within 48 hours.
On June 8, 2020, Abayomi Babatunji Stephen was arrested in Duluth, Georgia on the Gilchrist County warrant. He is being held on a $25,000 bond and awaiting extradition to Gilchrist County where additional charges may be pending.