On August 15, 2021, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a sexual offense involving a minor. Following the investigation, a magistrate found probable cause to issue a warrant for Felony Sexual Act by a Substitute Parent for Zachary Steven Fayne. When Fayne discovered law enforcement was enroute, he fled the scene.
On March 20, 2022, Fayne was located, arrested and transported to the Randolph County Detention Center where he was served the warrant and a secured bond was set in the amount of $10,000 and a first appearance was set for March 21, 2022, in Randolph County District Court.
Name of Defendant:
Zachary Steven Fayne
Randolph County Sheriff’s Office does not release information regarding victims to protect their identity and privacy. Additionally, NC laws prohibit the release of identifying information of juveniles.