68-year-old William Howard Bonds of 13th Avenue Place N.W. in Hickory was served a true bill of indictment by Hickory Police last Friday evening (August 13) on one felony count of breaking & entering and one felony count of habitual larceny. He’s accused of taking property from Walmart without paying. The original warrants for his arrest were issued in January of 2018.
Bonds was taken into custody without incident at about 6:50 p.m. last Friday at a bank on North Center Street in Hickory. Bonds was placed in the Catawba County Detention Facility under a $25,000 secured bond. He has since been released. An appearance in Superior Court was scheduled this past Monday (August 16) in Newton. No additional court dates are currently listed.