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By Erin Smith

The Columbus County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Clarkton man on charges of indecent liberties with a child.

The Columbus County Sheriff’s Office arrested Andrew Lee Bass of Clarkton, on Friday and have charged him with two counts of indecent liberties with a child, two counts of statutory rape of a child and two counts of statutory sex offense with a child. He is being held in the Columbus County Detention Center under a $40,000 bond.

The offenses are alleged to have ocurred in November and December of 2018, according to reports.

A photo was not immediately available.