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Morganton Residents Arrested On Sex Offense Charges, Jailed Under $250K Bond
L-R: Clint Holden Lane and Dancy Aireanna Issable Porter
Courtesy of Burke County Sheriff's Office

Morganton Residents Arrested On Sex Offense Charges, Jailed Under $250K Bond

19-year-old Clint Holden Lane and 18-year-old Dancy Aireanna Issable Porter, both of the same South Drive, Morganton, address, were arrested Saturday (July 24) by Burke County Sheriff’s Officers. They’re each charged with felony counts of statutory sex offense with a child by an adult, indecent liberties with children, and first-degree sexual exploitation of a minor.

Last Friday (July 23), the Burke County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division received a report from the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office regarding allegations of possible indecent liberties with a child that occurred in Burke County. Following an investigation, warrants were issued for Clint Holden Lane and Dancy Aireanna Issable Porter.

Both Lane and Porter were arrested Saturday afternoon without incident. They were each placed in the Burke County Jail under $250,000 secured bond. They remained in jail as of earlier today (July 27). They had District Court dates scheduled Monday (July 26). The next court date for each suspect is set for August 16 in Burke County District Court.