Thomasville man arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting child

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William Lewis Abbington, Jr.

DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — A Thomasville man was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a child.

Deputies arrested William Lewis Abbington, Jr., 67, on Saturday and charged him with three counts of first-degree sexual offense with a child and three counts of indecent liberties with a child.

Abbington was placed in the Davidson County Detention Center under a $500,000 secured bond.

His court date is set for June 29.