BURKE COUNTY, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) - A Morgantown man is now behind bars after an investigation into sexual misconduct involving a juvenile.
Burke County Sheriff’s Office arrested Corey Allen Hicks, 41, after responding to a 911 call on December 20th. The call was made in reference to sexual misconduct with a minor and an adult.
Initial reports show Corey Hicks of Nuckolls Dive in Morganton sexually assaulted a minor. Hicks was charged with 1st-degree statutory rape and received a $100,000 secured bond.