Esto Fire Chief Charged

A Northwest Florida emergency responder is facing felony charges.

The Holmes County Sheriff's Department arrested 50-year-old Coy Mixon.

He has served as Esto's volunteer fire chief for several years.

Mixon faces a charge of lewd or lascivious molestation.

Mixon allegedly had improper contact with an 11-year-old girl from Geneva County.

He was booked into the Holmes County Jail and has been released on a $25,000 bond.

The Holmes County Sheriff's Department says there may be other victims. If you have information in this case, call 850-547-3681.