On Saturday, Hkckory Police investigated a shooting that occurred at or near the A&W Mini Mart on South Center Street. An unidentified black male had suffered a gunshot wound. He was treated for his non-life threatening injuries. 42 year old Joe Lewis White of Hickory turned himself into police on Sunday and was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill/inflicting serious injury. White was also charged with possession of a firearm by a felon and communicating threats. He was placed in the Catawba County Detention Center under a $25,000 secured bond.
A Hickory man made an initial court appearance Monday after being charged in connection with a weekend shooting.