23-year-old Marcus Allen Whisnant of Bee Mountain Ridge Road in Lenoir was arrested Sunday (May 23) by Caldwell County Sheriff’s Officers. He’s charged with felony counts of flee to elude arrest with a motor vehicle and failure to appear on a felony. In addition, Whisnant is charged with two counts of misdemeanor assault on a female and single misdemeanor counts of false imprisonment and interfere with emergency communication.
Whisnant was placed in the Caldwell County Detention Center under no bond and $185,000 secured bond. A Superior Court appearance is scheduled for June 21.