Six Arrested On Drug Charges At Burke County Motel

HILDEBRAN, NC — Detectives arrested six suspects on multiple drug charges at a motel in Burke County.

The suspects were arrested at the Lowman’s Motor Court on Highway 70. Deputies say in addition to the suspect arrests, methamphetamines were also seized.

The following suspects were arrested and charged:

  • Keith Childers, 61, of Huntersville. He is charged with Felony Possession of Methamphetamine.
  • Johnathan Creel, 32, of Hildebran. He is charged with Felony Possession of Methamphetamine.
  • Elizabeth Schronce, 39, of Hildebran. She is charged with Felony Possession of Methamphetamine.
  • Keesha Meroney, 41, of Vale. She is charged with Felony Possession of Methamphetamine.
  • Robert Harris, 54, of Hildebran. He is charged with Felony Possession of Methamphetamine.
  • Steven Icard, Jr., 41, of Hildebran. He was arrested on outstanding warrants for Misdemeanor Probation Violation and Felony Possession of a Schedule II (Meth).