FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — A 27-year-old Fayetteville man was arrested Tuesday after police say he had sex with a 13-year-old on Christmas Day.
On Monday, detectives received the report about an alleged statutory rape that happened on Dec. 25, 2015 in the area of Murchison Road and McLamb Drive, Fayetteville Police said on Tuesday.
The investigation since Monday led to the arrest of Cory Deon Thompson, age 27, of the 4400 block of Blanton Road, according to police.
Detectives obtained warrants for Thompson charging him with Statutory Rape, police said.
Thompson is being held in the Cumberland County Detention Center on a $1 million bond, police said. Authorities did not indicate if the alleged victim is a boy or girl.
Anyone with information regarding this cases is asked to contact Detective Wallace with the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 237-9388 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477). Crimestoppers information can also be submitted electronically, by visiting http://fay-nccrimestoppers.org and completing the anonymous online tip sheet or by text-a-tip on your mobile device by sending a message to 274637 (in the text box type “4Tip” followed by your message).