Steven Shotwell, 47, is accused of kidnapping a teen, forcing him to watch porn and then raping him

DUNELLON, Fla - A Citrus County man is accused of kidnapping a 15-year-old boy, forcing him to watch porn and then raping him.

Steven Shotwell, 47, of 5311 W. Riverbend Road, Dunnellon, is charged with sexual battery of a person 12 or older using force/weapon, showing obscene material to a minor and kidnapping with intent to commit a felony.

The teen told deputies Shotwell grabbed him Friday, pulled him into a fenced yard and shut the gate.  The teen said his mind went blank because Shotwell was blocking the gate, an arrest report states.

According to the report, the teen tried multiple times to run away but that Shotwell had him cornered.  The teen said he ran into a screened pool area and Shotwell followed him, deputies said.

There was a brief chase around the pool until Shotwell allegedly pushed the teen into the pool and jumped in with him.

The victim told deputies that every time he tried to swim to the steps, Shotwell blocked him and eventually Shotwell pulled him out of the pool and forced him into a garage. 

The arrest report states that Shotwell demanded the teen remove his swim trunks.  Shotwell continued to hold the teen's hand and pushed play on a VHS player, ultimately forcing the teen to watch a pornographic film which depicted naked men chasing each other and then engaging in sex acts, deputies said.

The victim reportedly told Shotwell he did not want to take off his swim trunks and used his other hand to keep his shorts up.   Shotwell, however, yanked down the teen's shorts and pushed him over to the bed, the report states.

Shotwell then forced the teen to take off his remaining clothing and then also disrobed, deputies said.

According to deputies, Shotwell began performing oral sex on the teen against the teen's will.  This occurred twice, according to the teen.

The teen said Shotwell stopped, told him to get dressed and leave.  Shotwell reportedly warned the teen to not tell anyone, the report states.

The teen went to a neighbor's house to report what happened. 

When deputies arrived, the teen described Shotwell and said he smelled of alcohol.

The teen denied ever interacting with Shotwell on previous occasions.  However, the teen told police one month earlier, he was riding his bike past Shotwell's house and saw Shotwell naked in his yard with a weed whacker. 

Deputies say Shotwell admitted to engaging in sex acts with the teen and admitted to playing an adult porn movie in the teen's presence. 

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