According to a release, on Friday July 15th investigators received a report of a sexual assault involving a female in the Hiddenite Community. The victim was treated and released at an Iredell County Hospital.
46 year old Anthony O’Brian Hill of Hiddenite is charged with 1 count of 2nd degree forcible rape. Hill was placed in the Alexander County Detention Center under a $250,000 secured bond. Hill made an initial court appearance Monday, July 18th in Alexander County District Court.