A teenage girl was rescued from the clutches of a 22-year-old man who had allegedly lured her to a Florida motel room where they had sex, according to an incident report and newly released body camera footage.
A creepy 4-minute clip released Monday by the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office shows Deputy Royce James tracking down the victim at the All Suite Motel in Edgewater.
The video shows the officer repeatedly asking the suspect, Tyler Thompson, his age inside the darkened room.
“Sheriff’s office – back up,” James told a half-naked Thompson as he opened the door. “Have a seat on the couch.”
The apparently frightened girl, who never returned home from school Thursday, then ran into James’ arms and hugged the deputy as he asked her if she was OK, the video shows.
“How old are you?” James asked the Orlando man, who ignored the question three times before replying that he was 22. “Oh, you f–ked up. Yeah,