This week's local crime and court updates from Hickory Daily Record.
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A former Hickory High teacher has been arrested on 20 counts of statutory rape dating back to 2015.
For the second day in a row, a suspect in a fatal shooting had a bond reduced.
Tangela Parker was granted a $250,000 bond during Catawba County Superior Court on Wednesday.
A suspect was in critical condition after being shot by police in Conover on Sunday evening, according to a report from a Charlotte TV station.