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Lee County man arrested, charged in 2007 child sex crime

Posted August 3, 2019 12:11 a.m. EDT

Sidney Bryant Morgan (Sanford Police Department photo)

— A Lee County employee has been placed on administrative leave after his arrest Thursday.

Sidney Bryant Morgan, 53, has been charged with kidnapping, indecent liberties with a child, first degree burglary and second degree forcible sexual offense by the Sanford Police Department. The charges stem from a 2007 incident.

He was released on a $20,000 bond and was scheduled to be in court Aug. 8.

Morgan is the administrator of the County Transit System (COLTS). He has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation.