Man charged with felony statutory rape in Iredell County

Man charged with felony statutory rape in Iredell County

IREDELL COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - A man is accused of sexually assaulting a teen girl in Iredell County.

Deputies say a report was filed against 20-year-old Cameron Jamal Witherspoon, of Rowan County, on June 9 regarding the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl.

The assault allegedly happened on Nile Circle in Mooresville.

The victim was interviewed and identified Witherspoon as a suspect in the case.

Following the investigation, Witherspoon was charged with felony statutory rape of a child of 15 or less.

Witherspoon was arrested Friday and taken to the Iredell County Detention Center. He was given a $20,000 secured bond.

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