A man who is accused of a sex crime against teen girl is behind bars.
19-year-old Carson Vandiford of Stokes was arrested by the Pitt County Sheriff's Office Tuesday afternoon.
Vandiford is being charged with statutory rape of a child between the ages of 13 and 16 and has a bond set at $50,000, according to spokeswoman Christy Wallace.
Deputies say they were alerted to the case by the Martin County Sheriff's Office.
Vandiford turned himself in at the jail on Tuesday.
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