40-year-old Joshua Allen Abee, who is listed as a homeless person from Hickory, was arrested by Hickory Police early this morning (August 18) for a felony parole violation. He was paroled following a September 2018 conviction in Alexander County for felony possession of a firearm by a felon.
Abee was taken into custody without incident just before 4 a.m. today at a gas station on Highway 321 N.W. in Hickory. He was jailed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility where he is being held without bond. No court date is currently listed.