Police Charge Registered Sex Offender with Several Crimes
Gaston County Police have charged Travis Duane Proctor, age 36, of 104 Propst Rd. Dallas, NC with one (1) felony count of 1st Degree Statutory Sex Offense, two (2) felony counts of Indecent Liberties with a child and two (2) felony counts of Disseminating Obscene Material to a minor under 13. The victims in this case are ages 7 and 12. The charges stem from an investigation started by the Cleveland County Department of Social Services and then reported to the Gaston County Police Department.
The County Police arrested Proctor at his residence on September 23, 2019 and also served a search warrant on his residence in relation to the sex crime investigation. During that search County Police detectives seized electronic storage devices belonging to Proctor. Forensic examinations will be performed on the devices. Proctor is a registered sex offender as a result of prior convictions of Indecent Liberties with a Minor.
The investigation continues and anyone with information is asked to contact Det. W.M. Sampson at 704-866-3320 or Crimestoppers at 704-861-8000. There is no further information available at this time.