GOLDSBORO, NC (WNCT) – A Mount Olive man has been arrested after deputies investigated an alleged sexual assault involving a 6-year-old girl.
On August 14 the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Special Victims Unit began investigating an alleged sexual assault involving Benito Miranda Yanez Jr., 27, of Mount Olive, and a 6-year-old girl.
As a result of the investigation, Miranda-Yanez was arrested and charged with one count first-degree statutory sex offense and one count of indecent liberties with a child.
The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigations assisted in the investigation.
He received a $520,000 bond.