17-year-old teen from Boynton Beach was charged with molesting a 10-year-old boy after he admitted it to the boy’s mother, police said.
Courtney Bonner faces charges of sexual battery of a child and lewd and lascivious molestation.
Police began investigating July 18 when they met a Delray Beach woman and her 10-year-old son at Bethesda Memorial Hospital in Boynton Beach.
The woman, whose name was not released, said she confronted Bonner about rumors that he had molesterd a child in Delray Beach. Bonner admitted that he had touched her son, according to the report.
Investigators with the Child Protection Team found signs of sexual abuse on the boy. The boy said Bonner raped him in a closet, police said.
Bonner was booked into Palm Beach County Jail and held without bond.