Raleigh man faces child-sex charges

December 8, 2013 

Police arrested a Raleigh man Friday on charges of first-degree rape and sex offenses involving a child under 13 years old.

Police charged Leonardo Miranda Garcia, 25, of 2311 Torquay Crossing, Apartment G, Raleigh, with first-degree rape, first-degree sex offense with a child and indecent liberties with a child.

He was being held Sunday in lieu of posting bond, set at $2 million, at the Wake County Jail.

U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement has identified Garcia as an illegal alien from Mexico, according to arrest warrants. His court date is set for 9 a.m. Monday.

From staff reports

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