Lumberton Man Arrested, Held on $3 Million Bond

A Lumberton man arrested yesterday has been secured on a $3 million bond. According to the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division, 24-year-old Jonathan Candelaria was involved with multiple sexual assaults and robberies. He was charged with three counts of first degree forcible sex offense, two counts of second degree rape, one count of second degree forcible sex offense, four counts of first degree kidnapping, one count robbery with a dangerous weapon and one count of common law robbery. He remains in the Robeson County Detention Center. The Robeson County Sheriff’s Office asks anyone who also may have been a victim of Candelaria, or who may have any other information regarding their case, to call them.