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Fayetteville man surrenders on statutory rape charge

Posted July 26, 2012 11:49 a.m. EDT

— A Fayetteville man wanted for statutory rape surrendered to police Wednesday evening.

Zayrain Carpenter, 37, was arrested on statutory sex offense, crimes against nature and taking indecent liberties with a child in connection with a case involving a 14-year-old girl.

He was in the Cumberland County County Detention Center Thursday morning under a $77,500 bond.