A tip Monday evening led investigators to a man wanted on child sex abuse charges.
Detective Patrick Guion of the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office charged Nathaniel Harley Roland, 25, of 208 Robin Drive in Marion, with statutory rape of a child, taking indecent liberties with a child and statutory sex offense with a child
At the time of an initial Crimestoppers report on Monday, detectives had been unable to locate the suspect. Guion received information later that evening that led him to the Edelweiss Drive home of one of Roland’s relatives, where Roland was located and taken into custody.
It is alleged that Roland recently had inappropriate sexual contact with a 15-year-old female.
Roland’s bond was set at $350,000.