Sexual Assault Suspect Held Under Half Million Dollar Bond

A Johnston County man was arrested Monday and charged with statutory sex offense with a child by an adult.

57 year-old Guadalupe Gonzales of Hidden Acres Drive, Clayton was confined in the Johnston County Jail on a $500,000 secured bond.

The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office said they received a report Sunday of an alleged sexual assault involving a 5 year-old female victim.  Gonzales was arrested the following day.

No additional details were released because the victim is a juvenile.