Man held on million dollar bond

March 6, 2008 9:12:28 AM PST
A man is being held in Raleigh on a $1 million bond for sex crimes.

Authorities charged James Artis Johnson with statutory rape and sexual offense against a minor.

Johnson allegedly was an acquaintance of the victim. Authorities say the alleged crime went on for several years.

Johnson is scheduled to make his first appearance Thursday afternoon.