Carteret County deputies charged Wesley Jones of Peletier on Tuesday. The 63-year-old man is facing four counts of sexual offense with a child and one count of assault on a child under 12.
Two men are accused of taking indecent liberties with a child in two separate cases under investigation by the Carteret County Sheriff's Office.
We see inmates working out on the highways and in communities all across Eastern Carolina all the time, sometimes there are guards with them, but sometimes there are not. We wondered just who those inmates are that aren't under prison supervision, and whether they pose a risk to you. So we headed out with one prison work crew to find out.
A teacher and girls softball coach at New Bern High School is accused of raping a student when he was a teacher in another Eastern Carolina county several years ago.