Man Charged With Taking Indecent Liberties With A Child

Following a nearly 6 month long investigation, criminal charges have been filed against a Johnston County man.

On October 24, 2017, the Department of Social Services and Johnston County Sheriff’s Office began investigating allegations against Ken Eugene Betts, 50, of the 5600 block of Highway 70, Clayton.

On April 13th, Betts was arrested on two counts of taking indecent liberties with a 12 year-old child.  No additional details were released.

Betts was given a $30,000 bond on the two felony charges.