A Highland County man has been arrested for child sex abuse for the second time in as many days, only this time for allegedly abusing a different victim. 46-year-old James L. Murdoch was arrested for Gross Sexual Imposition.
The earlier arrest was Gross Sexual Imposition and Child Enticement involving a small child at a Rocky Fork Lake retail establishment.
Murdoch's original bond of $25,000 has been increased to $75,000.
If convicted, Murdoch faces a prison term of 5 years, with the Child Enticement charges carrying an additional 6 months.