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Who is Cesar Sayoc Jr.?

HOUSTON – Cesar Sayoc Jr. has been arrested several times in Broward County, Florida, dating back to 1991. 

His most recent run-ins were three years ago.

Below is a timeline of his criminal record and other court filings, along with embeds of the corresponding documents:

2018

Sayoc has been charged with five charges connected to bombs being sent across the country. He is expected to make his first appearance in a Miami Federal Courtroom on Monday.

 

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KPRC Cesar Sayoc 2018 Charges (PDF)
KPRC Cesar Sayoc 2018 Charges (Text)

2015

In May 2015, he was arrested and accused of shoplifting luggage at a Walmart in Palm Beach County.

 

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KPRC - Cesar Sayoc theft/battery (PDF)
KPRC - Cesar Sayoc theft/battery (Text)

 

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Also in 2015, a warrant was issued for a probation violation.

 

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2013

In 2013, Sayoc was charged with battery and third-degree grand theft, a felony. He pleaded guilty in 2014 and was sentenced to probation.

 

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2012

Sayoc filed for bankruptcy in 2012. At the time, he was not married and he lived with his mother. Court documents state he had no furniture.

 

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2004

Also in Broward County, Sayoc was arrested on drug charges in 2004. He was accused of possession and sale of steroids, criminal use of personal ID. He plead guilty and was sentenced to 18 months probation.

 

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2002

In 2002, he was charged with making a bomb threat in Miami-Dade County, Florida. Sayoc allegedly told utility company Florida Power and Light it would be worse than 9/11. He was sentenced to one year of probation.

 

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KPRC - Cesar Sayoc Miami bomb threat (PDF)
KPRC - Cesar Sayoc Miami bomb threat (Text)

1999

Sayoc was also arrested in 1999 in North Carolina, accused of vehicle theft.

 

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KPRC Cesar Sayoc North Carolina Charge (PDF)
KPRC Cesar Sayoc North Carolina Charge (Text)

1994

In 1994, in Broward County, his mother sought a domestic violence injunction against Sayoc.

 

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