A Panama City Woman has been charged with failure to report child abuse and victim tampering. That woman is 45 year old Juanita Groves.
She allegedly failed to report an act of sexual abuse involving a child and another member of her household. Instead of reporting the incident, she forced the victim to confront her attacker. she also reportedly told the victim that she was going to get her attacker in trouble if she told anyone.
Finally, she allowed the defendant to stay in the residence after the alleged incident. The victim was seven years old.