Saturday, December 05, 2009

Former Officer Gregory Perkins Charged with Sex Crimes Against Minors

A former Durham police officer is charged with sex crimes against a minor.

The Apex Police Department arrested 40-year-old Gregory A. Perkins for seven felony counts of sex related crimes Friday.

Perkins has been charged with two counts of first degree forcible sexual offense, two counts of statutory sex offense against a 13, 14 or 15-year-old, first degree statutory rape, statutory rape of a 13, 14 or 15-year-old, and other charges.

Further details about the incidents have not been released.

According to police, Perkins is being held on a $1 million bond.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

By the title it sounds like you have already decided that this man is guilty. So the big question comes - "What ever happened to INNOCENT until PROVEN guilty?" Anyone can be accussed of a crime, but until there is "proof beyond a shadow of doubt" how can we say that person is guilty?