RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. — An Asheboro man was arrested Wednesday and is facing multiple sex offense with a minor felony charges, according to a Randolph County Sheriff’s Office news release.
John Marion Rowe, 75, of Asheboro, is charged with three counts of felony indecent liberties with a minor and three counts of felony statutory sex offense with a child who is 15 years or younger.
On Sunday, Randolph County deputies were told about a sexual assault against a minor.
Investigators discovered evidence to support the allegations and warrants were obtained for Rowe for three counts of felony indecent liberties with a minor and three counts of felony statutory sexual offense with a child who is 15 years or younger, the release says.
He was arrested and taken to the Randolph County Detention Center.
He was given a $500,000 secured bond.
The case is still being investigated and additional charges may be possible.