Halifax County man charged with attempted rape, indecent liberties
Posted September 26, 2015
Roanoke Rapids, N.C. — A 35-year-old Roanoke Rapids man was arrested Saturday morning and charged with sexual crimes involving a minor.
Russell William Hathaway Jr. is charged with indecent liberties with a child and attempted first-degree rape.
Investigators say Hathaway Jr. knew the juvenile victim. He was taken into custody without incident and is in the Halifax County jail under a $100,000 bond.
Hathaway Jr. is scheduled to make a first court appearance on Oct. 21.