Hickory Police make major drug and weapon arrest

Hickory Police made major drug and weapon arrest Monday.

Hickory Police responded to a residence at the 1600 block of 3rd Street NE in reference to a complaint that Dennis Gwaltney was selling drugs.

Officers searched his home and found 29 weapons, ammunition, 123 grams of marijuana, 171 DU prescription medications and over $30,000. 

Gwaltney was arrested and charged with possession of a stolen firearm, more charges are pending.