Man charged with sex crimes involving 2 kids
BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Investigators say a Wilmington man is facing child sex offense charges in Bladen County. Deputies say the crimes happened in 2010.
Investigators say Harold Strickland Jr., 42, was arrested Tuesday by the sheriff’s office with the help of Wilmington Police and the US Marshals Service. They say he faces charges including first degree rape of a child and indecent liberties with a child.
Investigators say the crimes happened between January and December of 2010 and involved two victims who were 8 years old or younger at the time. They say the investigation started in 2014.