Authorities accuse 72-year-old woman with sexual assault
RAEFORD, N.C. (AP) — Police have accused a 72-year-old North Carolina woman of sexually assaulting a teenager.
News outlets report the Raeford Police Department said Caroline McGee Pitts is charged with statutory rape of a child, statutory sexual offense by an adult, taking indecent liberties with a child, crime against nature and child abuse involving a sexual act.
According to police, the victim was a 13-year-old. A news release said the abuse occurred between April and August at the woman’s home in Raeford.
Pitts is jailed on bail of $500,000. It couldn’t be determined Thursday if she has an attorney.