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Raleigh man accused of taking pornographic photos of minor

Posted January 13, 2009 6:36 p.m. EST
Updated January 14, 2009 7:06 a.m. EST

— A Raleigh man is accused of taking pornographic photographs of a minor.

Craig Howell, 44, was arrested Tuesday and charged with taking indecent liberties with a child.

The victim was under the age of 16 and the photos were taken over the last five years, according to the arrest warrant.

Police said Howell was a friend of the victim's family.

He was scheduled to appear in court at 2 p.m. Wednesday.