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We have more information regarding the arrest of a Claremont man, previously reported on WHKY. The suspect is facing an assault charge following an incident last Friday (November 24) in Hickory.
36-year-old Christopher Alan Lambert of Riverbend Road in Claremont was arrested Sunday (November 26) by Hickory Police Officers. He’s charged with felony assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury.
The victim has been identified as a 54-year old homeless man. The victim was airlifted to a regional medical facility for treatment. No update on his condition had been made available. Lambert was also treated.
As reported earlier on WHKY, an altercation was reported at a location off 15th Avenue Place SE, behind the McDonald’s restaurant located on Highway 70 SE. A published report said a machete was used in the altercation.
Lambert was taken into custody at an address on Fairgrove Church Road, SE shortly after 2 p.m. Sunday. He was initially jailed in the Catawba County Detention Facility under no bond. As of earlier today (November 28), he remained in jail under $20,000 bond. A District Court date was scheduled today.[Some information for this story provided by Rick Gilbert, WACB]