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Fayetteville man charged with sex offense against 5-year-old

Posted March 2, 2012 8:48 a.m. EST

— Cumberland County Sheriff's detectives on Thursday arrested a 28-year-old Fayetteville man and charged him with sex crimes involving the abuse of a 5-year-old child. 

According to authorities, Brandon Ryan Keisler, of 2511 Nobie Street, engaged in inappropriate behavior with a girl between August of 2010 and June of last year. The child later told her grandmother about the encounter and reported it to authorities. 

Keisler is charged with two counts of a first-degree sex offense. He is being held in the Cumberland County Detention Center under a $1.1M secured bond and is scheduled to appear in court Friday afternoon.