Investigators file charges for additional victim in immigrant Sexual Battery investigation

Florencia Guadalupe Renderos Morales worked at the immigrant children shelter on Vance Avenue

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Authorities say there was another victim in the investigation into sexual battery at a center for immigrant children in Chattanooga.

They are charging 22 year old Florencia Guadalupe Renderos Morales with a second count of Sexual Battery by an Authority Figure.

She was the second suspect charged in the investigation into the dorms on Vance Avenue.

Investigators with the Chattanooga Police Special Victims Unit now say they discovered a second juvenile minor was victimized by her, bringing the total to 3 minors.

The center has been shut down by the state, but the Baptiste Group is trying to have the suspension lifter.

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