RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. — A Randolph County man has been charged in connection with a child pornography investigation, according to a news release from the sheriff’s office.
Ronald Wayne Macon Jr., 31, of Climax, is charged with 24 counts of felony second-degree exploitation of a minor.
The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office received information that Macon was possessing/distributing numerous child pornography files. An investigation was started by detectives.
On June 12 warrants for Macon’s arrest were obtained.
After a search of his home and digital devices, he was arrested and taken to the Randolph County jail.
He is being held under a $25,000 secured bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Monday.
The sheriff’s office said additional charges may be forthcoming.