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Pender Co. sex offender facing new charges

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Jeremiah Wayne Lewis (Source: Pender County Sheriff's Office) Jeremiah Wayne Lewis (Source: Pender County Sheriff's Office)

PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A registered sex offender in Pender County was recently charged with indecent liberties with a child.

Jeremiah Wayne Lewis was arrested and charged July 4 for offenses that took place between February and April 2010, authorities with the Pender County Sheriff's Office say.

In January 2012, he was charged with two counts of indecent liberties with a child for offenses that allegedly took place in 2008, 2011 and 2012.

A reported victim came forward to report more crimes in June 2012, so that Lewis was charged with one count of indecent liberties with a count for an offense that happened in 2012.

Lewis pleaded guilty to two of those previous charges.

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