Man charged in sexual assault of 12-year-old cousin

Bond set at $100,000 for Danny Blackburn Jr
Jun. 04, 2013 @ 10:53 AM

An April 16 report of  a sexual assault  of a 12-year-old girl  resulted in charges against her cousin.

According to a press release from the Davidson County Sheriff's Office, the girl  reported that she had sex with an 18-year-old man. The incident happened on River Drive.

Danny Thomas Blackburn Jr. was charged with first degree statutory rape of a child under 13 years old.

Blackburn was arrested without incident and placed in the Davidson County Jail under a $100,000 secured bond. His court date is July 22.