Gaston County police arrested a Bessemer City man in connection with sexual assaults against children.
Jody Victor Wiggins, 39, was charged with first-degree sex offense with a child and three counts of indecent liberties with a child.
Wiggins was in the Gaston County Jail on $500,000 bail Tuesday.
The investigation began the third week of February, and the offenses occurred from mid-2015 to present, police said.
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The victims knew Wiggins before the offenses occurred, police said.
Police did not specify how many victims are involved and said they will release no further information.
Joe Marusak: 704-358-5067, @jmarusak