RAEFORD, NC (The Fayetteville Observer) – A man in Hoke County was arrested Friday on allegations that he sexually molested a child, Hoke County Sheriff Hubert Peterkin’s office said in a news release.
Deputies were summoned on Feb. 26 investigate the case, the news release says.
Jose Adrian Diaz-Hernandez, 27, of the 100 block of Lasso Lane, Raeford, is charged with statutory sexual offense of a child under age 15, and also with taking indecent liberties with a child. The alleged incident was reported to happen on the 100 block of Hillcrest Drive near Raeford.
Bail for Diaz-Hernandez was set at $225,000.