Local News

Corrections officer charged with indecent liberties

Posted June 18, 2009
Updated June 19, 2009

— A state corrections officer is accused of sex crimes.

Harnett County sheriff’s deputies arrested and charged Terrell Young with taking indecent liberties with a child.

He has worked at the Sanford Correctional Center since July.

Young resigned Thursday, said Keith Acree, a spokesman for the state Department of Correction.


This story is closed for comments.

Oldest First
View all
  • Kane Jun 22, 2009

    Is this an all young males facility?

  • spacecowgirl73 Jun 19, 2009

    Is anyone younger than 18 considered a child (in the legal system)? Does anybody know what the age range is for the definition of sex crime agains a child? Thanks for the info!

  • the JETHROSEXUAL Jun 19, 2009

    Lee county Sherrif is having a bad month. No reflection on Sherrif Carter, but he may need to start cleaning house...

  • Adelinthe Jun 19, 2009

    This is disgusting beyond belief.

    GOLO won't let me say what I'd like to see done to this guy.

    Praying for the child whose life is now forever changed due to this sick selfish beast.

    God bless.