New charges for accused sex offenders

May. 23, 2014 @ 01:42 PM

John Herbert Adams and Brandy Nicole Barnett face additional charges stemming from a Durham County Sheriff's Office child pornography investigation.

Adams, a former Boy Scout den leader, was indicted this week by a grand jury on charges related to events between Jan. 1, 2010, and April 17, 2014 - all involving the same girl. He's been charged with first-degree sex offense with a child, indecent liberties with a child and second-degree sexual exploitation of a minor.

Barnett was indicted on charges of first-degree sex offense and indecent liberties with a child.

He was held in the Durham County Jail under $375,000 bond. Barnett was held under $600,000 bond.