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Originally published: 2013-04-17 13:46:27
Last modified: 2013-04-17 13:46:26

Arrested on sex offense charges

Investigators with the Avery County Sheriff’s Office arrested Dwight Evans, 51, of a Banner Elk address on Friday, April 12. Evans is charged with two counts of first-degree sex offense with a child. As of presstime, Curtis was being held in the Avery County Jail under a $250,000 bond.

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