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Man wanted in NY rape case arrested in Charlotte apartment

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Federal investigators say a Charlotte man has been arrested and charged in a rape case from New York.

According to the United States Marshal's Service, a team joined local authorities to arrest Eric Tyrone Morris at an apartment along the 600 block of West Boulevard on Tuesday evening.

They say Morris, who was employed with a local restaurant was wanted in Suffolk County, New York on seven sex related charges.  The charges included rape, sexual conduct against a child and endangering the welfare of a child.

Morris was transported to the Mecklenburg County Jail, where is he being held.

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