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Man charged with having sex with teen in school parking lot

Posted October 22, 2009 10:06 p.m. EDT
Updated October 23, 2009 6:01 a.m. EDT

— A man has been arrested for allegedly having sex in a high-school parking lot with a teen whom he met at the juvenile facility where he worked, according to court documents.

Hugh Prentice Jr., 30, is accused of having sex with the 15-year-old girl in his vehicle in the parking lot of Southeast Raleigh High School in September. He was later arrested and charged with statutory rape and taking indecent liberties with a minor.

According to court documents, the two established a relationship when the girl was in the juvenile facility where Prentice worked.

Prentice's first court appearance was set for the afternoon of Oct. 29.