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Apex man facing charges of statutory rape

Posted July 25, 2010 5:14 p.m. EDT
Updated July 26, 2010 4:28 p.m. EDT

— An Apex man faces charges in connection with the rape of an underage girl.

Manuel Lopez Arroyo, 25, of 1018 Seagram St., was charged on Saturday with four counts of first-degree statutory rape.

According to arrest warrants, the alleged abuse occurred over the last two months.

Arroyo was being held Sunday in the Wake County jail under a $100,000 bond.