31-year old Courtney Danielle Hill and 33-year-old Dustin Allen Morton, both of Hickory, were arrested Monday (October 11) by Taylorsville Police Officers. Hill is charged with felony possession of schedule I controlled substance, possession of schedule III and VI controlled substances, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and giving fictitious information of a police officer. Morton is charged with felony possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, and giving fictitious information to a police officer.
Hill was placed the Alexander County Detention Center under $20,000 secured bond. She has a District Court date scheduled for October 18. Morton was jailed in the same facility under $4,500 secured bond. He’s scheduled to appear in District Court November 15. Both suspects remained in jail as of earlier today (October 12).[Story courtesy of Rick Gilbert, WACB]