18-year-old Calvin Alexander Fair of West 6th Avenue in Gastonia was arrested on charges filed by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office. He’s charged with felony counts of statutory rape of a child, statutory sex offense with a child and crime against nature.
On January 26, 2021, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office received a report of sexual assaults that occurred on or around July or August of 2020. An investigation was launched into the alleged incidents. The juvenile victim, who was known by the suspect, was interviewed at the Lincoln County Child Advocacy Center. During the interview the alleged sexual assaults were disclosed by the victim.
Following the investigation, Calvin Alexander Fair was charged with the felony offenses. He was served the warrants at the Gaston County Jail where he was being held on an unrelated charge. As of this afternoon (March 4) Fair remained in custody in Gaston County under a $770,000 bond. A Lincoln County District Court appearance is scheduled Friday (March 5).