A suspect is behind bars on more than half a million dollars bond charged with multiple sex offenses with a child 14-years old and under.
The Onslow County Sheriff's Office charged 37-year-old Ulker Layseca of Jacksonville with 3counts each of statutory rape, statutory sex offense and taking indecent liberties with children. Authorities say he was extradited back to Onslow county from Fort Benning, Georgia after the victims mother learned of what happened and came forward. Authorities say the victim told them Layseca began touching her inappropriately when she was only 6 years old.
The investigation is ongoing and authorities say the number of charges could exceed 50.