Stepfather Arrested for Rape

A Pitt County man is accused of raping his stepchild.

According to the Sheriff's Department, a 13-year-old sibling reportedly witnessed a sexual act between his 11 year old sister and their stepfather.

After more interviews, lawmen charged 51-year-old Ronnie Whitehurst in the case.

He has a former conviction of indecent liberties with a minor, back in 1988.