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Goldsboro man charged with sexual assault of 12-year-old

Posted March 4, 2011 9:56 a.m. EST

— A 34-year-old Goldsboro man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl, the Wayne County Sheriff's Office announced Friday.

Michael Ryan Meador, of 2237 Rosewood Road, faces one count of first-degree sex offense against a child. 

The girl said she was assaulted during a visit to his house, county detectives said.

Meador was placed in the Wayne County jail under a $100,000 unsecured bond.