Bonifay Child Predator Arrest

Northwest Florida authorities have taken a child predator off the streets.

Authorities fear there are additional victims who are afraid to report possible contact with the suspect.

Russell Knight, Sr. is charged with one-count of lewd or lascivious molestation, three-counts of child abuse and four counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

Some of the victims are as young as twelve.

Investigators say Knight befriended the children and brought them to his home in Holmes County’s New Hope Community.

Authorities would like to speak to other possible victims'.

If you can help, contact the Holmes County Sheriff's Department at 850-547-3681.

Knight is in the Holmes County Jail under a 128-thousand dollar bond.