33-year-old Christopher John Courchesne of 17th Avenue Drive N.E. in Hickory was arrested at about 3:45 yesterday afternoon (June5) by Hickory Police on felony charges of first-degree sexual assault on a victim under the age of 13 and indecent liberties with a child.
He was taken into custody without incident at his residence on a warrant from New Hanover County.
Courchesne has been confined in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility under a $75,000 secured bond. A first appearance in District Court was set for June 12 in Wilmington.