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Teen Faces Charge of Crime Against Nature

Posted February 1, 2008 12:02 p.m. EST

— Cumberland County sheriff’s detectives charged a local teenager Friday with engaging in a crime against nature while at school.

Investigators say Xaveair Antonio Hammonds, 17, of 6319 Raeford Road, took his victim to a campus bathroom at 71st High School where the crime was committed.

A teacher found the pair and reported the incident to authorities. Detectives said the encounter occurred on Nov. 8.

Hammonds remains in the Cumberland County Detention Center under a $3,000 bond. He was expected to make a first court appearance Friday.