Tyrrell County man arrested for sex-related crimes involving minor

Published 5:11 pm Thursday, April 22, 2021

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The Tyrrell County Sheriff’s Office has reported that on April 19, TCSO arrested and charged Chaunse Delong, of Gum Neck, with “multiple offenses including indecent liberties with a minor, statutory rape of a child less than 13, and other charges that related to the crime.”

Delong is in jail under a $635,000 secured bond.

According to TCSO, at the time of his arrest, Delong was out on a $20,000 bond after being arrested by the Manteo Police Department for sex crimes against a juvenile that took place in that jurisdiction.

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TCSO asks those with information pertaining to Delong to contact the nearest law enforcement agency.



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