Lexington man charged with statutory rape
LEXINGTON, N.C. – A 21-year-old Lexington man is facing sex charges involving an alleged victim that was 14 years old at the time of the crime.
The Lexington Dispatch reported that Christopher Allen Minerd, of 1356 Jersey Church Road, was charged with felony statutory rape/sex offense as a defendant at least six years older than the victim.
The paper reported that he was placed in the Davidson County Detention Center under a $50,000 secured bond and has a court planned for Jan. 11.
Source: The Lexington Dispatch.