A 60-year old is now in jail accused of crimes against nature with a teen in the east.
Carteret County deputies arrested Daniel Peart Senior and placed him in jail under a $350,000 bond.
Deputies say the Newport man engaged in sex offenses with a 16-year-old girl that he knew. He's charged with two counts of crimes against nature.
His first court appearance is scheduled for Thursday.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.