Basketball coach accused of inappropriate relationship with minor


PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. – A 25-year-old was male arrested after police say he was accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a juvenile girl.

Tomas Portuondo was interviewed by detectives after the mother of the minor girl notified them that Portuondo, who had been a family acquaintance, had been having inappropriate relations with her daughter from April of 2010 through March of 2013.

Portuondo was charged with lewd or lascivious batter, lewd or lascivious molestation, lewd or lascivious exhibition and lewd or lascivious conduct.

Detectives are are actively investigating this case.

Anyone with any information on this incident is asked to contact Pembroke Pines Police Department at 954-431-2225 or Crimestoppers at 954-493-TIPS.