Lincoln County Sheriff’s detectives have filed an additional charge against an eastern Lincoln County man.
34-year-old Brandon Scott Cecil of North NC Highway 16 Business in Denver was charged Wednesday (September 6) with one felony count of second degree exploitation of a minor. He was initially arrested on August 24, 2017 on one felony count each of statutory sex offense of a child and indecent liberties with a child.
Detective Dan Renn received a report on August 4, 2017 that the suspect had been inappropriately touching a female juvenile. The incident occurred at his residence and involved a relative. Deputies executed a search warrant at the residence on August 23 and subsequently arrested the suspect.
Cecil was taken before a Lincoln County magistrate Wednesday. His bond was raised to $130,000 secured. A District Court appearance was scheduled for today (September 7).