A 41-year-old man is facing sex charges against a minor. Kennedy Edmonds of Roanoke Rapids is facing the following charges: statutory rape, first degree kidnapping and indecent liberties with a minor.
Lawmen say the assault happened on Lone Oak Rd. in Roanoke Rapids. Edmonds bond has been set at $150,000.
Lawmen arrested Edmonds during a traffic stop. His court date is set for August 27 in Halifax County.