GASTON COUNTY, N.C. -- A 43-year-old Gaston County man is jailed on a $350,000 bond, accused of raping a 13-year-old victim.

Gaston County Police have charged Michael Brian Eller, 43, of High Shoals, with statutory rape and indecent liberties with a child.

Authorities say the charges stem from a single incident and involved a 13-year-old, who was a family friend.

Eller is held in the Gaston County Jail under a $350,000 bond.

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