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Georgia Dressage Trainer Arrested in Sex Sting

Three men have been arrested in sting operations on charges they tried to meet minors for sex.

One of the men was Alpharetta, Georgia dressage trainer, Kenneth Acebal. He was arrested in Ringgold, GeorgiaSTATE OF GEORGIA v. KENNETH JOHN ACEBAL by agents and officers of the FBI-led Safe Child Task Force on three counts of criminal attempt to commit aggravated child molestation, three counts of criminal attempt to commit child molestation, and three counts of child computer pornography.

FBI officials say he allegedly attempted to meet with what he thought was a child for sex. Acebal came to the attention of law enforcement over the Internet wherein he began a series of “chats” with undercover officers regarding his desire to have sex with a minor child.

He was released from the Catoosa County Detention Center on $30,000 bond.

Acebal runs his business Kenn Acebal Dressage out of Yellow House Farm in Alpharetta.

 


April 29, 2011

by RMHP Staff

An accused sex offender will not be riding at or attending Atlanta area 2011 Down Home Derby event, according to the charity.

“Kenn Acebal is no longer associated in any way with the Child Development Association,” according to Executive Director Donna Smythe.

Georgia dressage trainer Kenneth Acebal was recently arrested by agents of the FBI-led Safe Child Task Force. He has been charged with three counts of criminal attempt to commit aggravated child molestation, three counts of criminal attempt to commit child molestation, and three counts of child computer pornography.

Acebal runs his business Kenn Acebal Dressage out of Yellow House Farm in Alpharetta.

The Down Home Derby is held at Yellow House Farm annually. Organizers say it will be held on May 7 as scheduled.

The event raises money for economically disadvantaged children. If you would like to donate to the Child Development Association or attend the Down Home Derby go to www.cdakids.org.


Dressage Trainer Kenn Acebal Arrested After Driving Naked

June 21, 2011

by RMHP Staff

Georgia dressage trainer, Kenn Acebal, is facing new charges after allegedly driving down the highway naked.

Acebal could face charges of possession of methamphetamine, public indecency and possession of drug-related items, according to the Forsyth County Sheriff Department.

According to a report, Acebal gave his permission to search the vehicle and deputies found a glass pipe and a small bag containing methamphetamine. He bonded out of the Forsyth County Detention Center on June 18.

Acebal was arrested in April when FBI officials say he allegedly attempted to meet with what he thought was a child for sex. He was charged on three counts of criminal attempt to commit aggravated child molestation, three counts of criminal attempt to commit child molestation, and three counts of child computer pornography in that case.

Acebal runs his business out of Yellow House Farm in Alpharetta.


UPDATE
Kenn Acebal is back behind bars in the Catoosa County Jail after his bond was revoked in mid-November. The judge in his case signed the motion after he violated his bond in June when he allegedly was found in possession of meth and was in a lewd state of partial nudity according to court documents. A date for the bench trial in the child sex sting case has not been scheduled according to the District Attorney’s Office.