On Thursday, January 21st, 2021, Christopher Kahele was arrested on 15 counts of second-degree sexual exploitation of a minor and 15 counts of felony third-degree sexual sexual exploitation of a minor.
According to WBTW, Kahele is currently being held under a $1.5 million bond, and has a court date set for March 3rd, 2021. Kahele has been convicted in the past of three separate sex crimes. At the time of his arrest, Kahele was on probation after previously being released from prison in January of 2019.
In the past, Kahele has served time for 3 separate indecent liberties with a minor, three counts of third-degree sexual exploitation of a minor. Over the past 17 years, Kahele has been sentenced to over 3 years in prison, and over 5 years of probation for these charges.
Kahele is scheduled to appear in Moore County District Court at the beginning of March.
Original Article: https://www.wbtw.com/news/registered-sex-offender-arrested-on-30-child-sex-crime-charges-in-north-carolina/