Tag Archives: sexual assault

18-year-old man arrested for statutory rape of a child 15-years-old or younger

Onslow Co. Sheriff’s Office released today that On February 5, 2019 Onslow County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a statutory sex offense that had occurred in January of this year. The victim’s mother reported her minor child had been sexually assaulted by an 18-year-old. Sheriff’s Office Special Victims Unit investigated the allegation and identified the suspect. Both the victim

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Sneads Ferry couple sentenced to 31 to 47 years for rape of a child and exploitation

On March 4, 2019 in Onslow Superior Court, Matthew Maynard and Diane McCracken Maynard each pled guilty to one count of rape of a child and one count of 1st degree sexual exploitation of a minor. Judge Phyllis Gorham of New Hanover County sentenced each of these co-defendants to consecutive sentences of a minimum of 300 months (25Y) and a

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UPDATE: MORE CHARGES- Oral surgeon charged with a number of sexual related offenses with female patients in Wilmington and bond reduction granted

UPDATE: WPD released MORE CHARGES. WPD charged Michael Hasson with 12 additional counts of sex crimes Tuesday afternoon. Hasson, an oral surgeon in Wilmington, was charged on April 2 with five counts 2nd degree sex offense and seven counts of sexual battery. Today, Wednesday, April 3, 2019, Judge Lindsey McKee ruled that Hasson’s bond be lowered to $500,000. Initial press

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