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Henderson County Man Faces Child Sex Crime Charges

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HENDERSON COUNTY, N.C. -

Deputies with Henderson County say they've arrested a Zirconia man for multiple child sex crimes.

The Hendersonville Times News reports deputies say 57 year old Russell Willis Pegram, Jr. was arrested Friday night and faces four counts of felony sex crimes with a child.

Authorities charged Pegram with three counts of committing a sexual act with a child between 6 and 16 and one count of sexual offense with a child.

The Times News reports court records show the crimes happened between September 2010 and December 2012.

Pegram is being held in the Henderson County Detention Center under a $400,000 secured bond.

His next court appearance in Henderson County District court is scheduled for August 2nd.

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