Lincolnton – Lincoln County Sheriff’s detectives charged a Stanley man in connection with an incident that occurred on April 8.

Officers discovered six firearms including an AR-15 rifle and marijuana in the home of Jordan Keely Arwood, 31, of 5858 Cedarbrook Court, Stanley.

Arwood was charged this afternoon with Possession of a Firearm by a Felon and Manufacturing a Controlled Substance.

He was placed in the Harven A. Crouse Detention Center under a $20,000 secured bond.

Investigation into the deaths of two young children including Arwood’s daughter at a construction site on the property is continuing.  

When the investigation is completed the information will be turned over to the District Attorney’s Office to determine if charges will be filed.

Arwood’s first court appearance will be tomorrow in Lincoln County District Court.