East Bend man arrested on nine felony charges

Staff Report

November 7, 2013

YADKINVILLE — An East Bend man is behind bars following charges of rape, kidnapping, strangulation and “crimes against nature.”

Dewey Andrew Lane, 45, was arrested Oct. 27 on nine felony charges.

Lane was charged with three counts of first-degree rape, three of kidnapping, one count of assault by strangulation, and two counts of crime against nature.

The victim was reportedly in a domestic relationship with Lane.

According to a statement by the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office, the victim alleged Lane held her against her will and assaulted her.

Lane is being held on a $500,000 secured bond.