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Four Oaks man accused of raping child

Posted January 24, 2012

— The Johnston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Four Oaks man Monday following a nine-month investigation into the April rape of an 11-year-old child.

Jiony Lafortune, 34, was charged with rape of a child and taking indecent liberties with a child. He was being held Tuesday at the Johnston County jail under a $1 million bond.

Authorities said the assault happened at Lafortune's Black Creek Road home. 


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  • wildcat Jan 25, 2012

    Praying the courts will give this man life in prison without parole. How did this child find herself with this man in the first place? Where was her parents? Don't they care enough to watch her and set some ground rules and regulations?

  • kimisufu Jan 24, 2012

    and if he's guilty, may he never see the light of day again

  • warbirdlover Jan 24, 2012

    Tall Tree & Short Rope.