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Goldsboro man charged with sexual battery of 19-year-old

Posted February 5, 2013

— A 56-year-old Goldsboro man was charged Tuesday in connection with the January sexual assault of a 19-year-old man, police said. 

Ricky Turner, of 212 E. Holly St., faces one count each of sexual battery, false imprisonment and communicating threats. 

According to investigators, the 19-year-old was assaulted while visiting Turner's home in late January. Police said the two men knew each other. 

Turner was released on a $1,500 unsecured bond Tuesday and will make his first court appearance March 5.


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  • charmcclainlovesdogs2 Feb 5, 2013

    A 56-year-old Goldsboro man was

    What is exactly wrong with these old men chasing these young men/girls who have no interest in them? They should be reported every time to the police. If they have a wife, by all means tell her, I can assure you it will stop then.

  • Scubagirl Feb 5, 2013

    The victim is not identified, only the accused abuser.

  • SportsLover75 Feb 5, 2013

    immaannoid-- they may have changed it but I don't see where they named the victim.

  • Scubagirl Feb 5, 2013

    what's your point pig, other than tasteless?

  • BernsteinIII Feb 5, 2013

    I thought WRAL didn't identify victims of sexual abuse?