Greenville Teen Charged With Sex Crimes

Greenville Police have charged a Greenville teenager with sex crimes against a juvenile. 19-year-old Erica Shontell Lanier of Clubway Dr. in Greenville is the suspect, charged with statuatory sex offense. Greenville Police say they were called Lanier's home to investigate a complaint involving the suspect and a juvenile. The investigation led police to charge Lanier with six counts of statuatory sex offense on Tuesday. She was jailed in the Pitt County Detention Center under a $200,000 bond. Her first court appearance is Wednesday.