Sneads Ferry woman facing child sex crime charges in Pender County

Sneads Ferry woman facing child sex crime charges in Pender County

PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A Sneads Ferry woman wanted in Surf City for child sex crime charges was arrested in Pender County Monday.

According to online records, Taylor Ashton Moseley, 20, was charged with statutory rape, statutory sex offense, and indecent liberties with a child.

According to Surf City Police Chief Ron Shanahan, Moseley is accused of having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old boy she met through a mutual acquaintance. The alleged relationship occurred in May.

The child's mother became aware of the relationship and alerted the Pender County Department of Social Services who referred the matter to the Surf City Police Department.

Moseley surrendered at the Pender County Magistrate's Office on Monday and was taken into custody by Burgaw police.

She was booked into the Pender County Jail under a $225,000 bond.

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