49-year-old Chester Leon Ferguson III of NW Wheeler Street in Lenoir was arrested Sunday (September 13) by Lenoir Police Officers. He’s charged with felony counts of second-degree rape and first-degree burglary. In addition, Ferguson is charged with failure to appear on a count of misdemeanor larceny. Ferguson was jailed in the Caldwell County Detention Center under $151,000 secured bond. District Court appearances were scheduled today (September 14) and October 12.