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Man wanted in sexual assault of 7-year-old

Posted May 4, 2009 1:12 p.m. EDT

— Goldsboro police were searching Monday for a man wanted in the reported sexual assault of a 7-year-old child.

An arrest warrant was issued last Thursday for Jose Adan Cruz-Turcios, 25, of 1917 Bennetts Bridge Road in Mount Olive, on one count of sexual battery on a child.

Police described Cruz-Turcious as white man standing 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighing 150 pounds. He has a medium complexion, black hair and brown eyes.

Investigators believe he is Jacksonville employed as a farm worker.

Anyone with informationa bout Cruz-Torcios' whereabout should call Goldsboro police at 919-705-6572 or Crime Stoppers at 919-735-2255. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases, and callers never have to identify themselves.