Man arrested on child sex charges, deputies say

ALEXANDER COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - A man was arrested in Alexander County on child sex charges that took place in March, according to the Alexander County Sheriff's Office.

Investigators from Alexander County worked with the Mooresville Police Department and the Iredell County Sheriff's Office to look into the incident.

Once the investigation was complete, Gary Lamont Reid, 56, was arrested at his Mooresville home and charged with first degree statutory sex offense with a child and indecent liberties with a child.

He was taken to the Alexander County Detention Center and placed under a $50,000 secured bond.

Reid was scheduled to appear in District Court on Monday.

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