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Chatham teen faces child sex charges

Posted June 2, 2011 10:07 a.m. EDT

— A 19-year-old from Siler City faces three counts of child sex charges, according to the Chatham County Sheriff's Office.

Wesley Lee, of 320 W. 11th St., was charged Wednesday with first-degree sex offense involving a child, taking indecent liberties with a child and disseminating obscenity to a minor. Details of the circumstances that led to the charges weren't released.

Lee was placed in the Chatham County jail under a $150,000 secured bond. His first court appearance was set for July 11.