N.C. man to serve 15 years for molesting girl
by Justin Larson
12:24 AM, Tuesday, October 21
A Charlotte, N.C. man was sentenced Monday to 20 years in prison after being found guilty of molesting a 9-year-old in a Cobb home in 2012, said Kim Isaza, spokeswoman for the Cobb District Attorney’s Office. Rickey Bernard Reid, 60, was visiting ...

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