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Man charged with having sex with young girl and pit bull

Matthew Darrell Curtner. Photo Source: Rowan County Jail. Matthew Darrell Curtner. Photo Source: Rowan County Jail.

SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) - A Rowan County man is charged with sexually assaulting a child and having sex with a dog.

Matthew Darrell Curtner, 29, of 4630 Mount Hope Church Road, Salisbury, is charged with three counts of first degree sex offense of a child, crime against nature and cruelty to an animal by torture, according to a news release from the Rowan County Sheriff's Office.

Sheriff's detectives and investigators from the Rowan County Department of Social Services began their investigation on Wednesday into a possible molestation of an 11-year-old girl.

Curtner admitted to investigators that he had been molesting the child for several months dating back to last year, according to the release.

Curtner also admitted that he had been having sex with a female dog at the residence and that he had a problem.

He also said he had committed several sex crimes over the last 20 years.

Curtner was arrested and placed in the Rowan County Detention Center under a bond of $1 million.

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