Police arrest man accused of sexually assaulting juvenile

Police arrest man accused of sexually assaulting juvenile

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Investigators with the Charleston Police Department have arrested a 44-year-old man accused of sexually assaulting a juvenile.

Authorities announced on Friday that 44-year-old Charles Derrick Smalls was in custody. He was wanted on a charge of criminal sexual conduct with a minor.

The charge stems from an incident that happened on the morning of Feb. 21, 2014 when police responded to a home on North Romney Street for a sexual assault.

The complaint said her juvenile son was sexually assaulted. According to the victim's mother, the incident happened around 7:30 a.m.

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