Chiefland man arrested in lewd battery on children

-A A +A

On May 27, Dixie County Sheriff's Office investigators arrested Andy G. Bourgeois, 50, of Chiefland, in connection with a sexual battery on children.

The complaint against Bourgeois originated over the weekend when a mother came forward with allegations from her children that they and Bourgeois had engaged in sexual activity, according to a press release.

Bourgeois was arrested in three counts of lewd battery on a child.  Officials will be continuing their investigation into Bourgeois and his alleged activities involving these children and any other possible victims. 

Bourgeois remains in the Dixie County Jail after being ordered held with no bond during his first appearance in court.

If you subscribe to the newspaper, you receive FREE access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content!

Renew Current or Past Subscription / Register for Online Subscription

If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Chiefland Citizen, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

Click the question mark below to see where your account ID appears on your mailing label.

Newspaper Acct. ID:
Street Address:
(exactly as it appears on the label)

If you are a subscriber and you do not know your account ID or don't have a copy of your newspaper available that shows the information on the address label you can click continue below to search for your account.

Special Offer

You have used all your free page views for the month however if you wish to create a FREE limited access account you will be able to view a additional 2 pages per month.

You can also purchase a subscription and have full access to the site. To purchase a subscription simply enter your zipcode below

ZIP Code:

Chiefland Citizen | circulation@chieflandcitizen.com | 352-493-4796
624 W Park Avenue, Chiefland, FL 32626
Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday