Man charged with sex offenses involving 10-year-old child

(Photo: Greenville Police Department)

GREENVILLE, Pitt County - A Greenville man has been arrested and charged with multiple sex offenses after inappropriate contact with an 10-year-old child.

Reginald Carter, 40, turned himself in on the night of November 7 after the Greenville Police Department took out warrants for his arrest earlier this week.

Greenville Police Department was first made aware of the alleged incidents in July.

After an investigation, Carter was charged with felony indecent liberties with child, felony statutory rape of child under 15 and misdemeanor contribute to delinquence of a minor.

Greenville Police Department officials confirmed that the incidents in question happened with a 10-year-old child.

Officials are not releasing the relationship Carter had with the child, but will confirm that they are "known" to each other.