A Carteret County teen wanted for statutory rape has been arrested.
Deputies arrested19-year-old James White, Junior of Morehead City. Warrants were issued last week for White's arrest for sex offenses that allegedly occurred earlier this month. He's charged with one count of 2nd degree rape and 2 counts of statutory rape. He had his first court appearance Monday. He was jailed under a $200,000 bond.
Carteret County deputies say a teenager is wanted for three counts of rape.
19-year-old James Edward White Junior is wanted for 2counts of statutory rape, second degree rape, and probation violation. Carteret County Sheriff's deputies say his last known address is Treatment Plant road in Morehead City.