OLD FORT, NC (WSPA) – An Old Fort man is accused of sexually abusing a 4-year-old girl and videotaping the abuse, according to McDowell Co. Sheriff’s Office.
Charles Dean Herron, 32, of Breezy Hill Dr. in Old Fort is charged with:
· Two counts of first-degree statutory rape of a child by an adult
· Statutory sex offense of a child by an adult
· First-degree sexual exploitation of a minor
· First-degree kidnapping
Deputies say he had inappropriate contact with the girl who is now 8 years old.
They say the victim recently told family members who reported the allegations to the sheriff’s office.