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Goldsboro man charged with sexual battery of 19-year-old

Posted February 5, 2013 10:17 a.m. EST

— A 56-year-old Goldsboro man was charged Tuesday in connection with the January sexual assault of a 19-year-old man, police said. 

Ricky Turner, of 212 E. Holly St., faces one count each of sexual battery, false imprisonment and communicating threats. 

According to investigators, the 19-year-old was assaulted while visiting Turner's home in late January. Police said the two men knew each other. 

Turner was released on a $1,500 unsecured bond Tuesday and will make his first court appearance March 5.