Greenville man facing child sex offense charges

PITT COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - A Greenville man is behind bars in the east, charged with committing a sex offense against a child.

Greenville Police arrested and charged Typreshion Barrett, 18, with first degree sex offense of a child on Wednesday.

Warrants indicate that the crime happened in May of 2015 and that the victim was four years old.

Police booked Barrett into the Pitt County Detention Center under a $500,000 bond. He is due to make his first appearance in court Thursday morning.