Pender Co. man facing charges for several sex crimes with child
PENDER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A Rocky Point man is in jail facing charges for several sex crimes with a child, according to the Pender County Sheriff’s Office website.
Jail records show Walter Eric Taylor, 38, is charged with two counts of indecent liberties with a child and two counts of first-degree sexual offense with a child.
A Pender County Sheriff spokesman said Taylor was arrested after an investigation into the alleged sexual assaults of two female victims.
The spokesman said the charges stem from incidents that reportedly happened several years ago. Additional charges could be coming.
Taylor was booked in the Pender County Jail Thursday night under a $500,000 bond. The website shows his first court appearance is scheduled for Friday.