Florida authorities search for man wanted in sexual battery

Hernando County deputies say man could be traveling to Miami

SPRING HILL, Fla. – The Hernando County Sheriff's Office is searching on Monday for a sexual battery suspect who is wanted on three felony warrants.

David Deine Sr., 41, was last seen in the afternoon hours on Feb. 25 in the area of Spring Hill, according to a news release

Deine is wanted on felony warrants accusing him of sexual battery with physical force, battery/strangulation and sexual battery with a victim over 12 years old. 

Police said Deine is driving a 2007 Blue Suzuki Forenza with the Florida tag GEED86.

"Deine has associates/family members in, and may be attempting to travel to, Miami, Florida, New York (Brooklyn, Bronx, and Kings County), or California," according to police. 

Anyone with information or know Deine’s current whereabouts, is asked to call the Hernando County Sheriff’s Office at 352-754-6830 or a local law enforcement agency.