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Roanoke Rapids man charged with sex assault on toddler

Posted July 4, 2011 2:01 p.m. EDT

— A Roanoke Rapids man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 2-year-old, authorities said Monday.

Jeffery Carter, 21, was charged Friday with second-degree sexual offense and indecent liberties with a minor. He was being held in the Halifax County Detention Center under a $10,000 bond.

No other information about the case was released.