Photo: Catawba County Sheriff’s Office
21-year old Kyllian James Obrien of Maiden has beeen charged with statutory sex offense with a child aged 15 or younger and felony indecent liberties with a child. Obrien was arrested Tuesday evening by the Catawba County Sheriff’s Office. He is being held in the Catawba County Detention Center with a secured bond of $10,000. An initial court appearance is scheduled for today in Newton.