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Ocean Isle Seashore man charged with intercourse acts involving a baby

Luis Canuel (Photo: BCSO)

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) – An Ocean Isle Beach man faces sex crimes with a child.

Luis Canuel faces legal sexual offenses against a child by an adult and two cases of legal rape of a child by an adult.

An arrest warrant states that Canuel had “carried out a sexual act” with a child who was between 4 and 6 years old at the time. The crimes reportedly occurred between April 2012 and April 2015.

The warrant also claims the man raped the same victim, who was then 8 and 10 years old, between April 2016 and April 2019.

Canuel is in Brunswick County Jail under a $ 1 million bond.