The owner of an Onslow County martial arts school is facing numerous charges that he fondled little girls.
Christopher Smith is accused of sexually assaulting an eight-year old girl at his Tae Kwon Do academy on Piney Green Road over a four month period.
Sheriff investigators also say Smith assaulted another 8-year old at his house two weeks ago.
Smith is charged with five counts of Second Degree Sexual Offense, seven counts of Indecent Liberties with a Child, six counts of Sexual Battery, six counts of Assault on a Child under 12, six counts of Assault on a Female, one count of Indecent Exposure and one count of Extortion.
He remains in jail on a $250,000 bond.