Manns Harbor man charged with child sex crimes

Ricardo Roquez
Ricardo Roquez

DARE COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) – A Manns Harbor man is accused of molesting a child.

The Dare County Sheriff’s Office received a complaint from an adult on April 30, regarding a possible sexual offense involving their child.

Investigators conducted several interview and collected evidence that led them to 40-year-old Ricardo Roquez. He was arrested July 5 and charged with sexual offense with child and indecent liberties with child.  Roquez remains in the Dare County Detention Center in lieu of a $150,000 bond.