POLICE: Man had sexual encounter with 15-year-old he met online

GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) - An Eastern Carolina man is in jail on a $1-million bond after his arrest on child sex charges.

Greenville police arrested Xavier Langley on Wednesday.

Officers say the 29-year-old man met a 15-year-old girl online and then the two had a sexual encounter.

The man was charged with statutory rape of a child and statutory sex offense with a child.

An arrest warrant says the crimes happened between January 31, 2018 and February 1st, 2018.

The Pitt County jail says Langley is homeless, while the warrant lists a Washington, DC address for the man.

Police say their investigation into this case is continuing.