Vernal Man Faces 5 Felony Charges

A Vernal man is facing charges after an investigation revealed his relationship with a 12-year-old girl. Text and facebook messages from August through September of 2015 detailed the sexual relationship between 20-year-old Raymond Lane White and the girl. Raymond Lane White faces felony charges of Rape of a Child, Sodomy on a Child, Soliciting a Minor by Internet or Text, Sexual Exploitation of a Minor, and Dealing in Materials Harmful to a Minor. White was in 8th District Court on Wednesday for a bail hearing. Bail was set at $5,000 dollars under the condition that White is to have no contact with the victim or her family. White was released on bail on Thursday. The Preliminary Waiver hearing was scheduled for August 23rd.


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