Deputies: man commits sex crimes against teen girl

POSTED: 9:13 PM Mar 13 2013
Daniel Peart Sr

A Carteret County man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly committing sex crimes against a teenage girl.

Daniel Peart, Sr., 60, of Newport, was charged with two counts of crimes against nature. According to investigators, Peart committed sex offenses against a 16-year-old girl that he knew.

Peart was placed in the Carteret County Jail under a $350,000 bond. His first court appearance was Wednesday.