Pitt Co. man on $5.5 million bond after arrest on child sex charges
A Pitt County man accused of sex crimes involving a child is in jail on a $5.5 million bond.
Pitt County deputies say on April 17th they began investigating reports of child sexual abuse involving Aaron McLawhon who lives on Tucker Road outside of Simpson.
The 38-year-old man was arrested today on three counts of statutory sexual offense with a child by adult, and indecent liberties with a child.
Deputies say the man and the victim knew each other, and he remains in jail.