36-year-old Benny Ray Prestwood of Old North Road in Lenoir was arrested Wednesday (April 14) by Lenoir Police Officers. He’s charged with felony counts of possession of a stolen firearm and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. In addition, Prestwood is charged with misdemeanor counts of carrying a concealed handgun and simple possession of schedule VI controlled substance. Prestwood was brought to the Caldwell County Detention Center under $17,500 secured bond. A District Court appearance was scheduled today (April 15).