Police have arrested 16-year-old Javonte Hummer (pictured) for sexual battery.
The incident occurred last Tueday, on Feb 11, 2014. The victim is a female under the age of 15 who is known to the suspect.
Detectives began their investigation on February 16th, 2014 when the victim disclosed to a family member that the suspect had sexually battered her earlier in the week.
While speaking with the detectives, the victim described how she continuously refused the suspects advances until she was eventually physically restrained and sexually battered.
Hummer refused to cooperate with the investigation but detectives amassed enough probable cause to arrest him and charge him with Sexual Battery.
Hummer was transported to the Pinellas County Jail without further incident.
The investigation continues.