Robeson County man charged with rape, stalking

February 23, 2019
James Gentry

A St. Pauls man was arrested in connection with multiple assaults in 2017 and 2018, including a rape, the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office said.

James Gentry, 19, was charged with second-degree forcible rape, attempted second-degree force sex offense, misdemeanor assault on a female and misdemeanor stalking.

The assaults occurred between Aug. 20, 2017 and March 21, 2018 in the St. Pauls area, the sheriff’s office said.

He was held in the Robeson County jail on $50,000 bond.

An investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information can call the Robeson County Juvenile Division at 910-671-3140.