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Fayetteville man charged with sex crimes against teen

Posted March 24, 2010 10:06 a.m. EDT

— Cumberland County sheriff’s detectives charged a Fayetteville man on Tuesday with multiple sex crimes involving a 14-year old girl.

Donald Martin, 40, who says he is homeless, was charged with taking indecent liberties with a child, sexual activity by a substitute parent and statutory sex offense against a minor.

Investigators say he was involved in inappropriate behavior with the girl between June 10 and June 30, 2009.

Martin is being held in the Cumberland County Detention Center under a $100,000 bond. He will make a first appearance in the Detention Center Courtroom at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.