A Caldwell County man is accused of sexually abusing a teenager. Police say deputies received information of an alleged illegal relationship between a minor under the age of 16 and an adult. Deputies said the crime is alleged to have occurred in Caldwell County. The investigation led to Monday’s arrest of 36-year-old Brandon L. Sherill of Caldwell County. Sherill is charged with four counts each of 3rd degree rape, 3rd degree sodomy and 1st degree sexual abuse.He was lodged in the Caldwell County Jail.