A man has been arrested after a report of a forcible sexual assault in the Wallace area.
The Duplin County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a forcible sexual assault in the Wallace area on Thursday.
Harris Lewis, of the Rocky Point area, had forced sexual activities on a 17-year-old girl, deputies said.
According to deputies, Lewis was a family friend.
An investigation was completed during which probable cause was determined.
Lewis was charged with two counts of a second-degree forcible sexual offense, two counts of sexual battery, and two counts of assault on a female.
He was sent to the Duplin County Jail under a $500,000 bond.