IREDELL COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - A registered sex offender is accused of selling cocaine from his home in Iredell County.
According to the Iredell County Sheriff's Office, 33-year-old Juwan Anthony Hester was arrested 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.
Sheriff Darren Campbell released this statement:
The suspect had previously been convicted of robbery, assault, and other drug charges.