Police Arrest Man Accused Of Stabbing Woman At Hickory McDonald’s

HICKORY, NC — Police in Hickory have arrested the man they say stabbed a woman in a McDonald’s parking lot Monday night.

Richard Church III was arrested Friday and charged with Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury.

The crime was reported just before 9pm at the McDonald’s on Fairgrove Church Road. Police say the victim, a 46-year-old white female, was found with non-life threatening stab wounds and taken to Frye Regional Medical Center for treatment.

Police identified 45-year-old Church as the suspect and issued warrants for his arrest.

He is being held at the Catawba County Detention Facility under no bond.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call Hickory Police Department at 828-328-5551.