DEPUTIES: Pitt County registered sex offender arrested on child sex charges

PITT COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – A registered sex offender in Pitt County is in jail for new charges of sex crimes involving a child.

Deputies with the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office say that they received a call on May 8, 2023 about a sex crime involving a child.

Deputies say that on September 15 they obtained warrants charging 36-year-old Jubante Stevenson of Greenville with first-degree statutory sex offense and indecent liberties with a child.

Stevenson was arrested Tuesday in Craven County by Craven County deputies.

Stevenson was taken to the Pitt County Jail where he is being held on a $200,000 secured bond.