DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — A man faces numerous charges, including rape and taking indecent liberties with a child, after a sex offense investigation, according to a Davidson County Sheriff’s Office news release.

Detectives got a report on July 11, 2023, about a possible sex offense and began an investigation.


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A juvenile victim disclosed sexual abuse to a forensic interviewer at the Dragonfly House in Mocksville.

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Detectives interviewed 49-year-old Dale Eugene Furr who was identified as a suspect.

He was then arrested on Friday and charged with:

  • five counts of statutory rape of a child
  • one count of statutory sex offense of a child
  • six counts of Indecent liberties with a child

He was given a $500,000 secured bond and placed in the Davidson County Jail.