An Iredell County man has been accused of sexually assaulting a girl.
Michael James Bulkley, 38, of Statesville, was arrested and charged this week with 10 counts of first-degree sex offense with a child. Bulkley was jailed on $750,000 bail.
The girl’s family filed a report with the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office on Feb. 12.
Authorities interviewed the girl, now 15, at the Dove House Children’s Advocacy Center in Statesville.
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The teen told investigators she was sexually assaulted between the ages of 12 and 13, Sheriff Darren Campbell said.