Share this article Share But Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said paedophiles have obvious reasons for wanting to work at the resort and wants compulsory 'lie detector' polygraph tests for staff to be made legal. They tracked down many of the suspects still facing trial including year-old Robert Kingsolver, who was employed as a ride repair worker by Disney when he was arrested in February.
Disney concierge Allen Treaster, 40, accused of explicit chats with a 'year-old boy' left , and ticket supervisor Zachary Spencer, 26 right who police say sent explicit messages to a 'year-old boy' Toll: Both were lured to a house by detectives thinking they would meet a child for sex, police said Interview: A tearful Kingsolver told CNN he was not guilty and said his family knew he was not a predator He faces two charges of soliciting a child to commit a sex act after Lake County police say he tried to meet up with a year-old girl.
Kingsolver - who has pleaded not guilty - told CNN he was trying to protect the girl from further harm, was not a predator and loved working at the resort.
One of those arrested in Polk County Police's latest crackdown was year-old Zachary Spencer, a ticket supervisor at the Magic Kingdom. One of those from Universal Studios caught in the latest sting was year-old Matthew Cody Myers - who told detectives he had also previously worked in food service at Disney, and at Sea World Arrested: Matthew Cody Myers left and Timothy Lucas, 20 right who was accused of sending a photo of his penis to a detective he thought was a year-old girl.
Lucas said Disney fired him two weeks before his arrest 'The undercover detective told Spencer he was a year-old boy. Spencer initiate sexually explicit messages to a person he thought was a year-old boy, including mutual oral sex.
Police arrested Treaster two weeks ago on suspicion of sending explicit messages to an officer he thought was a year-old boy. One of those from Universal caught in the latest sting was year-old Matthew Cody Myers - who told detectives he had previously worked in food service at Disney, and at Sea World.
A Disney World spokesman said those arrested represented just 0. Police in Lake County released videos of a previous sting in February. They defend their aggressive tactics And year-old Timothy Lucas, arrested two weeks ago, was accused of sending a photo of his penis to a detective he thought was a year-old girl. Lucas told officers Disney had fired him two weeks before his arrest for missing work. Last month a former Disney employee was sentenced to six years' jail after sheriffs accused him of watching child porn at work - while writing an Easter sermon for the church where he was a pastor.
Cedric Eugene Cuthbert, 50, was fired by Disney after his crimes were exposed. Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd wants compulsory lie detector tests made legal In all, the 35 Disney suspects since named by CNN are charges with various offences ranging mostly from child pornography and soliciting sex to sexual activity.
CNN said of all 42 theme park workers it examined, 32 had been convicted, eight had pleaded not guilty and two had not yet entered pleas. The age of consent in Florida is Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd has dismissed claims that his aggressive stings amount to entrapment. He wants to be able to give compulsory 'lie detector' tests to anyone who works around children - including in a church or a nursery - to check they are not a paedophile.
They can live in a child's world. Disney, Universal Studios and Sea World all said they had the highest standard of background checks and took all allegations seriously.