High Shoals man charged in rape of 13-year-old

07/25/2014 6:14 AM

07/25/2014 6:16 AM

Gaston County police have charged a 43-year-old High Shoals man with raping a 13-year-old. Michael Brian Eller was also charged with taking indecent liberties. Eller was in the Gaston County Jail on Friday under a $350,000 bond. The sexual assault occurred at Eller’s home, police said. Anyone with information about the assault is asked to call Detective R.E. Bloom at 704-866-3320. Joe Marusak

Editor's Choice Videos

Join the Discussion

Charlotte Observer is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service