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Fayetteville man charged with raping 4-year-old

Posted April 9, 2009 6:33 p.m. EDT

— A Fayetteville man posted bond Thursday after being arrested on charges of raping a 4-year-old girl.

Fayetteville Police Youth Services detectives arrested James Knight, 56, of the 1300 block of Worstead Drive, on Thursday after a six-month-long investigation.

Knight was charged with first-degree rape of a child, taking indecent liberties with a child and first-degree sex offense on a child.

He was released from the Cumberland County Detention Center after posting a $10,000 unsecured bond.