21-year-old Jermichael Junior Hunt III was arrested on August 15 on two counts of possession of a stolen firearm.
According to the N.C. State Bureau of Investigation, Hunt is a suspect in the theft of firearms and other equipment from several law enforcement vehicles. The incidents occurred in late July and early August. The Hickory Police Department and the Sheriff's Offices in Burke and Iredell counties were all involved in a total of five different break-ins.
At the time of his arrest, Hunt was placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility under a $20,000 secured bond. He is no longer listed as an inmate in Catawba County. He has District Court dates scheduled on August 26 in Burke County and on September 5 in Catawba County.