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Ahoskie man arrested for sex crimes

Published 9:10am Friday, December 28, 2012

AHOSKIE – A local man is being held under a $540,000 secured bond after he was charged with sexually related crimes.

McKinley Powell, 56, of Ahoskie-Cofield Road was arrested Dec. 20 by the Ahoskie Police Department. Powell was charged with a first degree sexual offense and crimes against nature. He was also charged with possession of firearm by a felon.

The APD report showed that Officer Woodard received a call in reference to an allegation of a sexual assault that occurred in Ahoskie.  Upon investigating that allegation, a search warrant was executed by APD Det. Sgt. Stephen White at the residence of the accused.  As a result of evidence collected, Powell was arrested and transported to the Hertford County Jail pending trial.

  1. skippy1975

    That’s just plain “SICK”!!

    Suggest Removal

  2. TheOnlyOne

    “Them sheep ain’t nothin’ but liars!”

    Suggest Removal

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