2 Hickory men charged following Burke County drug investigation


BURKE COUNTY, NC (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) – Two men have been arrested following a drug investigation in Burke County, the local sheriff said Monday.

Deputies responded to calls regarding drug activity last Monday at 104 R&S Circle in Hickory. Hickory residents Yorel Scott, 21, and Tyon Turner, 18, along with several others were in the residence.

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Investigators discovered multiple guns and arrested Scott and turner.

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Turner faces charges of gun possession as a convicted felon while Scott faces drug possession charges.

Both were given a $25,000 secured bond.


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