The owner of the Sarasota Fitness and Fight Club has been arrested for molesting three girls, ages 11, 12 and 15.
Akram Sleit, 53, is the owner and a coach at the club located at 2211 Fruitville Road. Sleit goes by “Alan” at the club.
The victims both attended the Sarasota Fight Club for boxing instruction and said Sleit touched them inappropriately at the club on multiple occasions. One victim told Detectives Sleit touched her inappropriately at least 10 times while taking measurements at the club. Both victims also told Detectives that they believe there could be other victims at the club.
Sarasota PD posted on their website Friday that an 11-year-old victim has come forward, bringing the total charges to three.
Detectives are asking other victims to come forward and encourage anyone with information to call Detective Megan Buck at 941-954-7067.