Ronald Christopher Sparks, Age 53 of Great Mills
On August 12, 2012, police units responded to a residence in Lexington Park, Maryland for the report of suspected child abuse.
Upon arrival at the residence, officers learned several children, under the age of 10, made disclosures to a family member that a babysitter had been touching them inappropriately.
Detectives from the Bureau of Criminal Investigations were contacted and assumed the investigation which resulted in the arrest of Ronald Christopher Sparks, age 53 of Great Mills, Maryland on August 15, 2012.
Sparks was charged with Child Sexual Abuse, Third Degree Sex Offense and incarcerated in the St. Mary’s County Detention Center.
Sparks was later released by a District Court Commissioner after posting a $5,000 bond. Additional charges are pending a review with the State’s Attorney’s Office.