21-year-old Johnny Kong Meng Vang of 2nd Avenue S.E. in Hickory was arrested by Hickory Police at about 10:30 a.m. yesterday (October 8) on one count of felony second-degree sexual exploitation of a minor. Vang was taken into custody without incident at his residence and placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility under a $25,000 secured bond. He’ll make a first appearance in District Court Monday (October 12) in Newton.