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Wendell man arrested for raping child

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WENDELL, N.C. -

A 26-year-old Wendell man was arrested and charged with raping a child he assumed the position of parent with.

Arrest warrants show Edgar Cardona Gonzalez, of Holly Pointe Drive in Wendell, was arrested Wednesday and charged with first degree rape, sex offense in a parental role and first degree sex offense with a child under the age of 13.

Wendell police said the offenses took place between January 27 and May 8. An arrest warrant for Gonzalez states he engaged in sex acts with a child under the age of 13 after assuming the position of a parent to the child.

Gonzalez was placed in the Wake County Jail and held under $1 million bond. His first court appearance was Wednesday at 9 a.m.

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