Cary police accuse man of sex offenses involving 10-year-old

Michael Jeremy Bauerle
Michael Jeremy Bauerle

Police charged a 32-year-old man over the weekend with four counts of first-degree sex offense involving a 10-year-old girl earlier this month.

Michael Jeremy Bauerle was arrested Saturday at his home at 305 Hastings Place, records show.

An arrest warrant stated that the charges were based on actions that happened between June 3 and 18.

Police said the girl had known Bauerle earlier.

Bauerle’s bail was set at $2.5 million, and he was held for a Monday court appearance.