Registered sex offender charged with 2 sexual offenses in Alamance County

Richard Henry Dickerson (North Carolina Sex Offender Registry)

Richard Henry Dickerson (North Carolina Sex Offender Registry)

ALAMANCE COUNTY, N.C. — A registered sex offender is facing two sexual offense charges, according to a news release from the Alamance County Sheriff’s Office.

Richard Henry Dickerson, 23, of Haw River, is charged with two counts of second-degree forcible sexual offense, the release said.

The offenses allegedly occurred in June at a private residence in the southern part of Alamance County.

The release said the victim was a female under the age of 21.

Dickerson is a registered sex offender from a previous, unrelated incident.

Dickerson is being held in the Alamance County Detention Center under a $75,000 secured bond. He is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday.