32-year-old Dimario Juwaughn Coulter of Catawba was arrested Tuesday (February 20) by Catawba County Sheriff's…
An Alexander County man received a jail sentence Monday (February 5). 40-year-old Rodney Lee Jones of Taylorsville was sentenced to serve a 60 day local jail term during a session of Alexander County Superior Court on Monday.
Jones was incarcerated in the Alexander County Detention Center for child abuse by sexual act. A charge of first-degree sex offense was dismissed. Jones was arrested on the charges in October, 2021 by the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office.
Jones was convicted in December, 2016 in Alexander County on a count of sexual battery. He served a sentence of 150 days and placed on the North Carolina Sex Offender and Public Protection Registry. He registered with the Catawba County Sheriff’s Office for a minimum period of ten years.[WACB’s Rick Gilbert contributed to this story]