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Hoke Man Charged With Sex Crimes Against Child

Posted February 10, 2008 2:46 p.m. EST
Updated February 11, 2008 10:48 a.m. EST

— Cumberland County detectives on Sunday charged a Hoke County man with committing sex acts against a child.

Investigators said Marshall Fontana Wiggs, 53, of 110 Spacer Dr., forced a child to participate in sex acts with him on Feb. 9.

Wiggs faces one count each of first-degree statutory offense, second-degree forcible sex offense, first-degree kidnapping and taking indecent liberties with a child.

He was being held Sunday in the Cumberland County Detention Center under a $100,000 secured bond. His first court appearance was scheduled for Monday.