56-year-old George Mitchell Rhinehardt, Jr. of 3rd Avenue S.E. in Hickory was arrested by Hickory Police at 11:20 last night (July 10) on one felony count of possession of a schedule II controlled substance. He was taken into custody without incident at the Sunny Valley housing complex after Police found 0.4 grams of crack cocaine on Rhinehardt’s person.
Rhinehardt was processed at the Hickory Police Department and then released just after midnight under a $5,000 unsecured bond. A first appearance in District Court was scheduled today in Newton.