Elkin man arrested on sex charges

By Anthony Gonzalez agonzalez@civitasmedia.com

February 3, 2014

An Elkin man is in custody with the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office on a slew of charges pertaining to sex offenses against minors.

The Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office would not release any information regarding the arrests, saying they would release information on Tuesday.

However, court records indicate Randy Jay Galyean, of 131 Thomas Lee Lane, was charged on Jan. 30 with first degree rape/sex offense with a parental role, two counts of intentional child abuse with serious physical injury, a statutory rape sex offense, and other charges.

According to a spokesperson with the Yadkin County Superior Court, Galyean had his first appearance on Friday and his next court date is scheduled for Feb. 12.

Gaylean is being held on a $700,000 bond.

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