On October 10, 2017, Detective Johnson met with a family and their juvenile daughter about her harming herself. Johnson learned that some sexual abuse had occurred and set up a forensic interview with the juvenile female. The forensic interviewers were able to establish the fact that the female had been forcibly raped by a family member.
Dalton Bentley Whitaker was charged with 3 counts of Statutory Rape by and Adult and 3 counts of Statutory Sexual Offense by an Adult. He was placed in the Edgecombe County Detention Center under a $1 million dollar bond.
DALTON BENTLEY WHITAKER 03/10/1956 220 BALLYHACK LANE, CONETOE 27819