On January 25, 2023, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office received a report in reference to a reported sexual offense involving a minor.
Following an investigation by the Criminal Investigations Division, charges were sought on Joseph William Lupo for felony indecent liberties with a child.
On March 5, 2023, Lupo was arrested and transported to the Randolph County Detention Center where he was served his warrant for arrest. The magistrate issued a $75,000 secured bond and a first appearance was set for March 6, 2023, in Randolph County District Court.
Names of Defendant:
Joseph William Lupo
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.