33-year-old Juwan Anthony Hester was arrested by Deputies with the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office after he allegedly sold investigators cocaine. Community members reportedly told deputies that they believed drug sales were taking place at a home in the 3600 block of Hickory Highway in Statesville.
Deputies received a search warrant and found Hester, who is a registered sex offender, allegedly selling the drug from the home. Hester was charged with possessing and selling cocaine. He was taken to the Iredell County Detention Center and given a $75,000 secured bond. Hester has previously been convicted of robbery, assault, and other drug charges.