Mill Spring man pleads guilty to 3 sex offenses

POLK COUNTY, NC  – James Dean Huff, of Mill Spring, pleaded guilty to three counts of first-degree statutory sex offense for molesting two children in 2017. He was sentenced to over 19 years in prison in Polk County Superior Court on Oct. 10.

Huff admitted to investigators that he engaged in sexual contact with two children — ages 5 and 7. Huff knew the two victims and had been a babysitter at various times.

He will serve a minimum sentence of 12 years before he is eligible for parole.