Goleta Woman Arrested for Having Sex with Minor
Goleta - February 7th, 2012
Detectives have arrested a 41-year old woman from Goleta for having unlawful sex with a teenage boy in 2008.
On Monday, November 11, 2011, a man from Goleta came to the Sheriff’s Headquarters to report that his, now adult, son had recently told him about a sexual relationship he had with a woman in her 30’s when he was 17-years old. The following investigation revealed that Lisa Ann Rowell (DOB 8/5/70) and the teenager were engaged in a sexual relationship in the spring of 2008.Detectives arrested Rowell on Tuesday morning,
February 7, 2012 and booked her into the Santa Barbara County Jail for unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor (261.5 PC; 288a(b)(1) PC) on $50,000 bail. Detectives continue to investigate the case. They encourage anyone who may have information regarding this or any other crime involving Lisa Rowell to contact them at (805) 681-4150 or the Sheriff’s Anonymous Tip Line at (805) 681-4171.
Due to the victim’s age at the time of the crime, there will be no more details released.
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