61-year-old Terry Lee Radford of Holly Road in Connelly Springs was arrested Thursday (September 13) by Burke County Sheriff's Officers. He's charged with felony counts of indecent liberties with a child and statutory sexual offense with a child by an adult.
On May 14, 2018, the Burke County Sheriff`s Office Criminal Investigation Division received a report of a possible sexual assault involving the suspect, Terry Lee Radford. Following an investigation into the report, Radford was arrested on July 22 and charged with the indecent liberties count.
On Thursday, Radford was arrested on the indictment charging him with statutory sexual offense with a child. The charge connected to Thursday's arrest involves a second victim. Following the arrest, Radford was placed in jail in Morganton under $150,000 secured bond. A Superior Court appearance is scheduled for October 22. The Burke County Sheriff's Office is continuing their investigation.