Wake Forest police charged a 26-year-old Raleigh man Saturday in connection with alleged child sex
crimes committed via computer.
Police said Matthew
Lincoln Hassell, of Weybridge Drive in Raleigh, was charged with solicitation of
a child by computer to commit an unlawful sex act.
Hassell communicated with a child under the age of 16 through the internet and solicited sexual favors during the investigation, authorities said.
being held in the Wake County Jail on $15,000 bond.
His first court appearance
is scheduled for the morning of Sept. 9.
Amtrak services are delayed in Morrisville due to a freight trail derailment, authorities said.
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