"Sex on the Beach" Literally: Florida Couple Charged

| by Mark Berman Opposing Views

A young couple is charged with lewd and lascivious exhibition after putting on quite a show for diners at a beachside restaurant in Florida.

Erica Huerta, 21, and 22-year-old Steven Douglas arrived at the beach in Treasure Island, Florida Monday evening, and spent the next 30 minutes engaging in various sex acts, according to a report in the Daily Mail.

Erica Huerta

Steven Douglas Perry

Aside from being in public, they were also just 100 feet from Caddy's Bar and Restaurant, where some fifty people -- could see their every move. They were also just 50 feet from children who were playing in the sand, police said.

A bystander called police, who arrested the couple.

The police affidavit said both Huerta and Douglas had been "drinking heavily."

Douglas was released the next day on $10,000 bond. However Huerta remains in custody, unable to post the $2,500 bail.