Beaufort County teen accused of molesting relative

info@islandpacket.comOctober 18, 2013 

A Beaufort County teenager was arrested Wednesday after allegedly having inappropriate sexual contact with a younger relative.

Michael Edward Whitehead, 17, was charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor, according to the county jail log. The alleged incident, involving a young boy, took place early Wednesday morning at Whitehead's home and was reported to the Sheriff's Office about 10 a.m.

Whitehead is being held in jail pending a bond hearing.

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