BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WWAY) -- A 17-year-old Bladen County boy is in jail charged with raping a 12-year-old girl. Deputies arrested Dennis Michael King Jr. of Clarkton yesterday and charged him with first-degree rape.
The Sheriff's Office says the 12-year-old was at a house on McKoy Road near Clarkton Saturday with King and a couple of friends. Everyone had left except King and the child. Investigators say as she tried to leave, King blocked the door and would not let her leave and raped her.
King in the Bladen County Jail under $25,000 secured bond.