A step grandfather faces multiple sex offense charges against a 12 and 15 year old.
42 year old Billy Ray Wells of Hubert, Onslow County is in jail on a $390,000 dollar bond.
Wells was arrested Monday morning after a family member learned of possible abuse and reported the incident to the Onslow County Sheriff's Office.
Investigators say Wells committed multiple heinous sexual crimes on a young boy and girl that started in 2004.
In all Wells is charged with 37 sex offenses including indecent liberties with a child and crimes against nature.
His first court appearance is scheduled for Tuesday.