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Man charged with molesting 3-year-old

Posted February 15, 2010 9:38 a.m. EST

— The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office has charged a 24-year-old Fayetteville man with sexually molesting a 3-year-old child.

Anthony Kristopher Anderson, of 2322 Ireland Drive, was charged with first-degree statutory sex offense, taking indecent liberties with a minor, child abuse and crimes against nature.

Investigators said the alleged offenses occurred between February and November 2009.

Anderson was being held in the Cumberland County Jail Monday under a $170,000 bond. He was scheduled to appear in court Monday afternoon.