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Apex man arrested in child molestation case

Posted November 13, 2009 3:37 p.m. EST
Updated November 14, 2009 1:01 p.m. EST

— Cary police have arrested an Apex man on accusations that he molested a child, according to an arrest warrant.

Michael Patton, 43, of 4901 Jessie Drive, was charged with first-degree sex offense with a child and taking indecent liberties with a minor.

The warrant said that the victim is not related to Patton.

Patton was being held in the Wake County Jail under a $500,000 bond. His first court appearance was set for Monday.