33-year-old Curese Devin McIlwain of 8th Avenue Drive S.E. in Hickory was arrested by Hickory Police at about 6:45 last night (September 12) as an habitual felon.
He was initially arrested in connection to an incident on November 27 of last year. At that time, Hickory Police assisting Probation Officers at McIlwain’s residence discovered 4.3 grams of crack cocaine, two dosage units of oxycodone, 3.4 grams of marijuana, drug paraphernalia and a firearm.
McIlwain was taken into custody yesterday at a residence on 10th Street N.E. in Hickory. He was processed at the Hickory Police Department and then released under a $10,000 bond. An appearance in Superior Court was scheduled today in Newton.