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Durham police seek man wanted on sex charges

Posted January 7, 2011 7:13 p.m. EST

— Durham police asked for help from the public Friday in locating a man wanted for multiple sexual offenses.

Jerome Maurice Thompkins, 35, of Moreland Avenue is charged with three counts of committing a crime against nature, three counts of committing a first-degree sexual offense with a child under the age of 13 and three counts of taking indecent liberties with a child under the age of 13.

Anyone who knows where he might be is asked to call police at 919-560-4440, ext. 29340 or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.