TAYLORSVILLE, NC — A Catawba County man is in jail and awaiting trial after authorities say he admitted to engaging in sexual acts with his ex-girlfriend’s daughter.
According to the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office, Colan Swink, 44, is accused of committing these acts between 2012 to 2016, starting when the victim was a minor. Swink was living in Taylorsville with his then-girlfriend and mother of the victim, Tammy Brown, 49.
Swink is charged with 25 counts of Felony Statutory Rape, 25 counts of Felony Sex Offenses and 109 counts of Felony Sex Acts by a Substitute Parent/Custodian.
His bond is set for $5,000,000 and he is expected to appear in court on November 1st, 2021.
Brown has also been charged with 1 count of Felony Conspiracy of a Sex Act by a Substitute Parent/Custodian.
Her bond is set for $75,000 and she is also expected to appear in court on November 1st, 2021.