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Hope Mills Man Charged With Statuatory Rape

Posted April 6, 2006 7:16 a.m. EDT

— A Hope Mills man charged with statutory rape is due in court Thursday morning.

Allen Long, 19, has been charged with having a sexual relationship with a 14-year old girl. Investigators say the relationship began in September. Deputies arrested Long after the girl's mother found them together in her home.