JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Duval County Clerk of Courts records show Donald Smith was convicted last year on charges of unlawful impersonation of a public employee and child abuse stemming from 2009.
Smith is currently in jail and is being charged with the murder and kidnapping of 8-year-old Cherish Perrywinkle, according to Jacksonville Sheriff's Office inmate records.
Smith was previously convicted of lewd and lascivious behavior in 1998 and kidnapping in 1993, among other offenses, court records show.
Smith was sentenced to one year in county jail for those crimes.
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