KINSTON, N.C. — An employee at the Lenoir County Boys and Girls Club is facing several sexual offense charges involving a child, according to WTVD.
Telas Ray Staten, 39, who is also reportedly a pastor at St. Matthews Church of Christ in New Bern, was arrested on Monday.
Staten is charged with statutory sexual offense, indecent liberties with a child and crimes against nature. Officials say the victim was an underage boy.
Staten was placed in the Lenoir County Jail under a $510,000 bond.