LINCOLN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - A Lincoln County teen is facing child sex assault charges involving a 5-year-old boy.
Deputies say 18-year-old Hunter Wayne McNeely admitted to inappropriately touching the boy, who he knew. The incident was reported on July 21.
Officials arrested McNeely following an interview Thursday. He was placed in the Harven A. Crouse Detention Center under a $30,000 secured bond.
He had his first court appearance today in Lincoln County.