ROWAN COUNTY — The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office charged a man with taking indecent liberties with a child.

Deputies said 77-year-old Billy Ross Whitley was arrested Friday morning on Oak Breeze Drive in Mooresville.

Whitley faces three felony counts of taking indecent liberties with a minor.

The alleged victim is under the age of 10, according to deputies. Whitley’s bond was set at $50,000.

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