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Corey Lee Fox
Courtesy of Burke County P2C website

Newton Man Charged With Multiple Counts Of Violating Probation

21-year-old Corey Lee Fox of Dun Romin Lane in Newton was arrested Friday (March 1) by authorities in Catawba County. He’s charged with three counts of felony probation violation out-of-county along with a count of driving while impaired.

Fox is on probation as a result of a conviction in Rutherford County on January 17 of this year. He was convicted of felony counts of attempted identity fraud or theft and possession of schedule II controlled substance. He received probation and a 24 month suspended sentence.

According to the North Carolina Department of Corrections Offender Public Information website, Fox has multiple convictions dating back to 2020. The convictions were in Rutherford and Rowan Counties.

Following Friday’s arrest, Fox was jailed in the Catawba County Detention Facility under $6,000 bond. A court date was scheduled today (March 4).