51-year-old Charles William Coker of 18th Avenue N.E. in Hickory was arrested by Hickory Police at 5:25 p.m. yesterday (October 29) on one felony count of assault inflicting serious injury and one misdemeanor count of assault with a deadly weapon.
The suspect was arrested when Hickory Police responded to Coker’s residence in reference to a domestic assault involving a father and son. The father, Charles William Coker, was taken into custody without incident at the scene. He was in possession of a lethal cutting instrument at the time of his arrest.
Coker was processed at the Hickory Police Department and then released under a $2,000 unsecured bond. A first appearance in District Court was set for November 9 in Newton.