Man arrested on indecent liberties with minor charges in Elizabeth City

Posted at 8:12 AM, Feb 11, 2020

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. - A man was arrested after evidence suggested he was having an inappropriate sexual relationship with a minor.

On February 7 around 2:45 p.m., the Elizabeth City Police Department arrested 38-year-old Troy Griffin of Elizabeth City, after the facts and findings were presented to the Grand Jury on February 3.

A True Bill indictment was issued for Griffin on five counts of indecent liberties with a minor, and five counts of statutory sex offense with a 13, 14, 15-year-old.

Griffin has been previously charged with larceny by employee in 2011, 2012, and 2014, possession with intent to sell and deliver marijuana, maintaining a dwelling for controlled substance, carrying a concealed gun, assault on a government official, and resisting a public officer in 2007.