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Registered Sex Offender Arrested In Cumberland County

Posted November 5, 2004 9:56 a.m. EST

— A

registered sex offender

is behind bars.

Shane Seek, 31, of Fayetteville, is charged with molesting a girl under the age of 13, according to the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office.

Seek faces four counts of indecent liberties with a minor and 3 counts of first-degree statutory rape.

Deputies believe Seek took advantage of the girl between June and September.

Seek was convicted in Harnett County in June 2000 on charges of indecent liberties with a minor. As a result of his conviction, he was sentenced to 2 years probation and was required to register as a sex offender.

Seek is being held in the Cumberland County Detention Facility under a $200,000 bond pending his first court appearance.