31-year-old Jessica Reann Day of Justin Carlton Lane in Lenoir, 28-year-old Jackie Louise Harrison of Millstead Mobile Home Park Lane in Taylorsville and 34-year-old Justin Ryan Day of Sharon Avenue Avenue N.W. in Lenoir were all arrested by Hickory Police at about 2:25 yesterday afternoon (July 19).
Jessica Day was charged with possession with intent to sell & deliver methamphetamine, maintaining a vehicle, dwelling, or place to keep a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and resisting a public officer. Harrison faces charges for felony obtaining property by false pretense plus misdemeanor counts of larceny and possession of stolen property. Justin Day was charged with assault on a female, possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and resisting a public officer.
All three were taken into custody without incident at a restaurant & bar on North Center Street, though Justin Day initially provided Officers with false identification. The suspects were placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility. Bond for Jessica Day was set at $25,000, secured. She has since been released. Harrison was jailed under a $10,000 secured bond, while Justin Day’s bond was set at $5,000, secured. First appearances in District Court were scheduled today in Newton.
28-year-old Justin Wayne Weaver of Marble Street in Newton was arrested by Hickory Police shortly before noon yesterday (July 19) on one felony count of possession of methamphetamine. He was also charged with two misdemeanor counts each for possession of a schedule IV controlled substance and resisting, delaying or obstructing a public officer. In addition, Weaver was charged with violating a domestic violence protection order and four counts of failure to appear for violating a domestic violence protection order, as well as single misdemeanor counts of carrying a concealed gun and possession of drug paraphernalia. The failure to appear warrants were issued on June 30 and the one of the warrants for resisting was issued on May 31. The others were issued yesterday.
Weaver was taken into custody without incident at about 11:40 a.m. Wednesday at a hotel on 13th Avenue Drive S.E. He was placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility with bond set at $107,000, secured. Appearances in District Court were scheduled today, tomorrow and on August 10.
35-year-old Christopher Douglas Cook of 14th Avenue S.E. in Hickory and 40-year-old Jhilliaun Gay Osborne, who is listed a as a homeless person from Hickory, were both arrested early this morning (July 19) by Hickory Police Officers. They were each charged with first-degree burglary and larceny after breaking & entering. In addition, Cook was served bills of indictment on two counts of breaking & entering a motor vehicle, breaking & entering, larceny after breaking & entering, possession of stolen goods and fleeing to elude arrest with a motor vehicle.
On July 16, Officers responded to a B&E and larceny call at a residence on 9th Street Drive N.E. Christopher Cook was the previous resident. Cook and Osborne were identified as suspects. The indictments against Cook come in connection to motor vehicle break-ins at the Hickory Sand Company on South Center Street in November of last year.
Both suspects were incarcerated in the Catawba County Detention Facility with bond for Cook set at $100,000, secured, while Osborne was given a $25,000 secured bond. District Court appearances were scheduled today (July 19). Cook was also scheduled to appear in Superior Court today.
31-year-old Claire Marie Thompson of 17th Street N.W. in Hickory was arrested by Hickory Police shortly before nine o’clock last night on one felony count of larceny. She was also charged with failure to appear on felony counts of selling heroin and possession with intent to manufacture, sell or deliver heroin.
On April 7 of this year, Officers were dispatched to a larceny call at Trinity Ridge on Medical Park Drive in Mountain View. Investigators later learned that the stolen items were pawned by Claire Thompson. Other arrests have already been made in connection to the same case. The heroin charges come in connection to a 2016 case.
Thompson was taken into custody at a shopping center on Highway 70 S.W. She was jailed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility with bond set at $25,000, secured. An appearance in District Court was scheduled today in Newton. A Superior Court date on the heroin charges was scheduled for September 5.
49-year-old Michael Allen Squire of 28th Street S.W. in Hickory was arrested at about 11:20 last night (July 18) on two felony counts each of breaking & entering and larceny after breaking & entering, plus one count each of habitual larceny and possession of a schedule IV controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Squire was arrested in connection to two incidents, the first on June 27 at the Walmart Neighborhood Market on Highway 70 S.W. A shoplifting suspect was identified as Michael Squire, who had previously banned from the store. Warrants for his arrest were issued.
Yesterday, Officers responded to the same store where Squire was again identified as a shoplifting suspect. The suspect was also found to be in possession of one dosage unit of Clonazepam. He was arrested in connection to both incidents.
Squire was taken into custody without incident at a nearby bank on 4th Street Drive S.W. He was placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility under a $40,000 secured bond. A first appearance in District Court was scheduled today in Newton.
20-year-old Joshua Emmett Westbrooks of Costner Road in Hickory was arrested by Hickory Police at about 7:30 last night (July 17) on one felony count of first-degree statutory rape. The warrant for his arrest was issued in Burke County on February 13 of this year.
Westbrooks was taken into custody without incident at a grocery store on Springs Road N.E. He was placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility under a $50,000 secured bond. He has since been released. An appearance in Superior Court was set for August 18 in Morganton.
46-year-old Robbie Dale Sigmon of Shelia Lane in Statesville is wanted by Iredell Co. Sheriff’s Officers in connection to an attempted larceny at a Statesville lawn equipment business. He faces charges of first-degree trespassing and attempted larceny.
On Saturday (July 8), Sheriff’s Officers responded to Sharpe’s Lawn Equipment & Service at 609 Mocksville Highway in Statesville. Deputies spoke with a witness who saw a white male driving a white SUV. The witness said the man climbed over a secured chain-link fence. The man then climbed onto a zero-turn mower and began riding it around inside the lot.
Detectives reviewed the security footage at the business and learned that the suspect was Robbie Sigmon. The business owner had known the suspect for several years and was familiar with the vehicle the suspect was driving. Investigators say it appeared the suspect was attempting to steal the mower, but was unable to however locate an exit.
Warrants for Sigmon’s arrest were issued. He remains at large. Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Robbie Dale Sigmon should call the Sheriff’s Office at 704-878-3180.
40-year-old Albert Morrison, Jr. of 7th Avenue S.W. in Hickory was arrested by Hickory Police yesterday (July 16). Morrision, also known as “Po Pimp” or “Bo Pimp”, was charged with felony possession of cocaine, possession of more than half an ounce of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He had small quantities of crack cocaine and marijuana on his person at the time of his arrest.
Morrison was taken into custody without incident just after 11 o’clock Sunday night on the 200 block of 6th Street S.W. in Hickory. He was placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility with bond set at $7,500, secured. An appearance in District Court was scheduled today in Newton.
39-year-old Austin Romaine Webb, Jr. from Baldwin, New York, and 34-year-old Crystal Angel Hall of Dembrigh Lane in Charlotte were both arrested by Hickory Police at about 9:30 Saturday night (July 15) on three felony counts each of credit card fraud.
Both suspects were taken into custody without incident at Hickory’s Valley Hills Mall. Webb and Hall were jailed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility with bond for each set at $25,000, secured. They were both scheduled to make first appearances in District Court today (July 17) in Newton.
38-year-old Mark Anthony Farley of North Gaither Avenue in Newton was arrested by Hickory Police early Saturday morning (July 15) on two felony counts of failure to appear. The charges come in connection to felony counts of selling marijuana and possession with intent to manufacture, sell or deliver marijuana. Warrants for his arrest were issued on June 26.
Farley was taken into custody without incident at 1 a.m. Saturday at a gas station on Lenoir-Rhyne Boulevard. He was placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility under a $25,000 secured bond. He has since been released. A Superior Court date was set for September 5 in Newton.