Closings and delays

Winston-Salem man accused of raping a minor receives additional charges

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Jason Michael Clapp, 37.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A 37-year-old Winston-Salem man accused of committing numerous sexual acts with a minor is now facing an additional 15 charges, according to a press release.

On Tuesday, the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office opened a report involving a 16-year-old girl being the victim of various sexual offenses. Early Wednesday morning, Jason Michael Clapp was arrested on nine counts of first-degree exploitation of a minor. The charges include the act of producing child pornography.

After a forensic interview at the Dragonfly House Children’s Advocacy Center in Mocksville, investigators discovered at least 15 more incidents of abuse.

Clapp’s additional charges include:

  • Six counts of statutory rape of a child 13, 14, or 15 years old
  • Five counts of incest
  • One count of first-degree rape of a child
  • One count of first-degree sex offense
  • One count of second-degree forcible rape
  • One count of second-degree forcible sex offense

He received an additional $5 million secured bond to his initial $1 million bond.