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Scotland Neck man faces indecent liberties charge

Posted October 19, 2010 10:57 p.m. EDT
Updated October 20, 2010 6:00 a.m. EDT

— Halifax County sheriff’s deputies have charged a Scotland Neck man accused of taking indecent liberties with a minor whom he met on MySpace.

Deputies arrested Darrick Lamont Augborn, 25, on Monday on charges of statutory offense against a person who is 13,1 4, and 15 years old, second-degree kidnapping and indecent liberties with a minor.

Authorities said Augborn met the
teenager on the social networking site and convinced the juvenile to meet him.

Augborn was in the Halifax County Detention Center Tuesday night under an $80,000 bond.

His court date is scheduled for Nov. 17.