SUFFOLK -- A Suffolk man has been charged with sexually assaulting a Northampton County, North Carolina juvenile, officials said Thursday.

According to Sheriff Jack Smith, 23-year-old Raymond Allen Goodwin exchanged messages with the victim on Facebook prior to their meeting.

The alleged crime took place on June 6 in Severn, North Carolina while the girl's mother was sleeping, Smith told 13News Now.

Goodwin has been charged with statutory rape/sex offense of a person who is 13, 14, 15.

He turned himself in Monday and was in court Thursday morning.

He remains in jail on $100,000 bond.

The investigation is still ongoing at this time.

Read or Share this story: