18-year-old Josue Vargas Isaias of Wilkesboro and 56-year-old Eloa Garcia Audon of Taylorsville were arrested Wednesday (March 17) by Alexander County Sheriff’s Officers. Isaias is charged with felony statutory rape of a person 13 to 15-years-old. Audon is charged with felony obstruction of justice.
The charges stem from an ongoing investigation of approximately two months by the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office. Isaias was placed in the Alexander County Detention Center under $600,000 secured bond. Audon received a $50,000 secured bond. Both suspects are scheduled to appear in District Court next Monday, March 22.