NEWS RELEASE 17-250
The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is advising the public that Robert E. Burg, DOB 05/13/27, has registered as a Sexual Offender living in Sarasota County.
Burg was convicted on 20 counts of Possession of Photographs Showing Sexual Performance by a Child and three counts of Sending Harmful Information to a Minor in 2010. He was sentenced to ten years in prison and was just released. Burg reports his address will be 5710 Monitor Place in Sarasota. He is not currently under the supervision of the Florida Department of Corrections. He is not allowed to live within 1,000 feet of a school, childcare facility, park or playground.
This information is posted on the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office website, agency Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts to publicly notify citizens of sex offenders and predators who register a Sarasota County address for the first time, when moving into the county, or following a release from prison. Citizens should still sign up to receive notifications from FDLE of sex offenders and predator registrations.