A man senteced to life in prison in 1987 for raping a 4 year old boy may be on the streets as soon as monday.
According to the Jacksonville Daily News 51-year-old Randolph Rael was sent to prison for crimes against nature, taking indecent liberties with a child, and first degree sex offense. He is currently in the Buncombe correctional center in asheville.
Rael was granted parole recently. The Office of Onslow County Chief Assistant District Attorney Ernie Lee was alerted to Rael's upcoming release. Lee says he has concerns for the safety of the public, particularly children, when sexual offenders are released.
Rael will be under the supervision of a parole officer through the division of community corrections.
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