China Grove man charged with sex crime

Submitted by David Whisenant
Thursday, December 6th, 2012, 7:08am
China Grove man charged with sex crime

SALISBURY – A China Grove man has been jailed under $25,000 bond, accused of three counts of taking indecent liberties with children.

Earl Thomas Dishman was arrested one day after his 50th birthday.  Dishman was booked into the Rowan County Detention Center Wednesday night after 11 pm.

Investigators say Dishman inappropriately touched a  girl who was 10 years old at the time.  The alleged victim was someone known to Dishman.