Man Arrested In Onslow County For Child Sex Abuse

A man is charged with sexually abusing a child.

Shawndrick Alford, age 23, was arrested in Onslow County.

Court records show he is charged with sexual offense of a child and indecent liberties with a child, which are both felonies. He also faces a misdemeanor charge of contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

Deputies say Alford is accused of fondling the girl while her mother was at work.

Alford was arrested Monday in Harnett County and brought back to Onslow County where he was jailed on a $101,000 secured bond.