33-year-old Tyrell Lewis Jenkins of 5th Street N.E. in Hickory was arrested by Hickory Police at 9:30 a.m. yesterday (May 14) on one felony count of conspiracy to traffic in cocaine. Jenkins was arrested in connection to the drug trafficking conspiracy case that resulted in 20 previous arrests, first reported Friday (May 11) on WHKY.
He was taken into custody without incident yesterday at the Hickory Police Department. Jenkins was placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility with bond set at $100,000, secured. He was scheduled to appear in Superior Court today in Newton.
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