Sunday, March 3, 2024

Wilmington man behind bars for indecent liberties with a child, incest

WILMINGTON –– A 50-year-old Wilmington man was arrested by the U.S. Marshall Service this week for indecent liberties with a child.

Additionally, James Donelle Gause was charged with incest and statutory rape. He is being held under a $1,000,000 secured bond.

Wilmington Police Department investigated this ongoing case.

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Alexandria Sands
Alexandria Sands
Alexandria Sands is a journalist covering New Hanover County and education. Before Port City Daily, she reported for the award-winning State Port Pilot in Southport. She graduated from UNC Charlotte and wrote for several Charlotte publications while there. When not writing, Williams is most likely in the gym, reading or spending time with her Golden Pyrenees. Reach her at or on Twitter @alexsands_

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