CARTHAGE, N.C. (WNCN) — A Carthage man has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl, Moore County Sheriff Neil Godfrey announced.
Chris Lea Kahele, 34, of 271 Shady Lane, was arrested Monday and charged with one count of felony indecent liberties with a child. The charge stems from a report that the sheriff’s office received on May 6 from Moore County Schools.
Kahele is being held in the Moore County Detention Center under a $500,000 secured bond.
His first court appearance is set for Jan. 17, 2017.