FAYETTEVILLE, NC (WECT) - Cumberland County Sheriff's Detectives have charged a father with allowing his 15 year old daughter to have sex with a much older man.
44-year-old Christopher Hyde of Fayetteville is facing three felony counts of child abuse.
Investigators say Hyde allegedly approved of a relationship involving his child and 38-year-old Warren Edwards of 3104 Aglow Drive, Fayetteville. Edwards is believed to be the father of the victim's two children.
Edwards has been charged with three counts of statutory rape of a minor and three counts of taking indecent liberties with a minor. He is being held in the Cumberland County Detention Center under a secured 225 thousand dollar bond.
Meanwhile, Hyde is being held in the Cumberland County Detention Center under a $15,000 secured bond.