19-year-old Corey Jermaine Brodie of Zion Church Road in Hickory was arrested by Hickory Police at about 9:15 yesterday morning on one felony count of hit & run with failure to stop for personal injury.
Brodie was arrested in connection to an incident on April 8. At that time, Hickory Police responded to a traffic crash in the vicinity of the Hickory Furniture Mart on Highway 70 S.E. The driver of the vehicle, Corey Jermaine Brodie, had left the scene before Officers arrived. Warrants for his arrest were obtained.
Brodie was taken into custody without incident yesterday at the Hickory Police Department. He was placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility with bond set at $1,000, secured. A first appearance in District Court was scheduled today in Newton.