NEWPORT, N.C. (WNCT) – A Newport man is accused of engaging in lewd and lascivious acts with a seven year old female child known to him.
Deputies arrested 19-year-old Thomas Lee Pauley on Thursday. He’s charged with one count of Indecent Liberties with a Child.
Pauley is being held in the Carteret County Jail under a $100,000.00 bond.
No further information is being released due to the age of the victim.