BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A Wake County man is behind bars in Brunswick County facing dozens of charges for alleged sex crimes with a child.
Brunswick County deputies arrested Frank Welsh Richmond, 36, of Wake Forest, last week after they say he had sexual relations with a 14-year-old child in June and July of last year. This afternoon investigators charged him with more counts.
Richmond is now charged with 21 counts of statutory rape, 21 counts of statutory sexual offense and 21 counts of indecent liberties.
Richmond’s bond has also been increased to $3 million.