Posted on August 6, 2012 at 12:11 PM
Monday, Aug 6 at 12:54 PM
HICKORY, N.C. -- Two men were arrested after they were caught with an assault rifle, a pair of shotguns, drugs and a stolen car on the Catawba Valley Community College campus Saturday night.
Hickory police charged Joshua Daniel Stilwell, 22, and Donald Scott Young, 21, with three counts of weapons on educational property, possession of a weapon of mass destruction, possession of controlled substances, possession of marijuana, possession of a stolen vehicle and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Police said a mini-cooper was parked in the back northwest corner of the campus and it was next to L&D German Auto Sales. Once on scene, police found items in a wooded area near the business and the car. They also searched the business and found a stolen Ford Expedition and drugs.
Police said they believe the two suspects were on the campus to park closer to the L&D German Auto Sales lot. The police report states that Stilwell is employed by L&D German Auto.
Stilwell’s bond was set at $50,000 secured. Young’s bond was set at $30,000 secured.