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Former Wake Deputy Charged With Soliciting Teen On Internet

Posted May 2, 2006 5:09 a.m. EDT

— A former Wake County deputy is charged with sexually assaulting a teenager he met on the Internet.

Investigators say Steven Diver assaulted a 14-year-old boy last year near Jordan Lake.

Diver is charged with statutory sex offense and soliciting a child on the computer.

Authorities say he met the teenager on the popular Web site Myspace.com.