Jonathan Arturo Guiterrez Ortiz, 23, of Andrews, North Carolina, was arrested Tuesday, November 5, charged with two counts of statutory sex offense with a child and two counts of indecent liberties with a child.

Cherokee County Sheriff Keith Lovin said in a news release that Ortiz was taken before the North Carolina Magistrate where he was placed under a $50,000.00 secure bond.

He is currently being held at the Cherokee County Detention Center, awaiting a Cherokee County District Court appearance December 03, 2013.

Tips for the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office can be submitted at crime.tips@cherokeecounty-nc.gov or left on the confidential tip line at (828)837-1344‎.