53-year-old David Daniel Moore of East Maiden Road in Maiden was arrested by Hickory Police just before noon yesterday (October 7) on two felony counts of statutory rape or sex offense of a child 13, 14, or 15 years of age by a defendant at least six years older than the victim.
Moore was taken into custody without incident at Catawba Valley Medical Center on Fairgrove Church Road. He was placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility where he is being held without bond. An appearance in Superior Court was scheduled for October 21 in Newton.