Woman accused of sex crimes with 12-year-old boy; man also charged in child sex case

PITT COUNTY, NC (WITN) - A man and woman are facing some serious sex crime charges involving children.

An arrest warrant issued by the Pitt County Sheriff's Office says they arrested 48-year-old Carla Perez, of Grifton, and charged her with three counts of first degree statutory sex offense and three counts of indecent liberties with a 12-year-old boy.

The offenses happened between April and June of last year, according to arrest warrants.

The 48-year-old woman was jailed on a $600,000 bond.

In a separate case, deputies charged Louis Avery, of Greenville, with statutory sex offense with a child under 15, and indecent liberties with a child.

Warrants say the offenses happen between April 24th and May 7th in Pitt County.

Avery, who is 54, was put in jail on a $1,000,000 bond.