19 Year-Old Arrested For Taking Indecent Liberties With Child

A Selma teenager was arrested Aug. 18th and charged with a single felony count of taking indecent liberties with a child.

On April 17, 2020 the victim’s family reported the alleged incident to officers with the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office. The victim in the case is an 11 year-old male juvenile.

James Jacob Powell of Ormond Lane, Selma was held on a $40,000 secured bond at the Johnston County Jail.