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Alexander County man charged with sex crime against a child

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James Fenton Leatham (Alexander Co. Sheriff's Office) James Fenton Leatham (Alexander Co. Sheriff's Office)
ALEXANDER COUNTY, NC (WBTV) -

A Taylorsville man has been charged with several sex crimes involving a 9-year-old child, investigators say.

James Fenton Leatham, 33, is charged with six counts of first degree statutory sex offense with a child and six counts of indecent liberties with a child, according to the Alexander County Sheriff's Office.

Leatham was placed in the Alexander County Jail under a $500,000 bond.

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