Four Lenoir-Rhyne students charged in explosion | Crime
HICKORY, NC (WBTV) - Four students at Lenoir-Rhyne University turned themselves in to Hickory police on Thursday on charges of disorderly conduct after a chemical explosion inside a residence hall bathroom.
Michael Patrick Schlegelmilch, 20, Zachary Kent Thomas, 18, Steven Louis McGhee, 22, and Dakota Keith Meadows, 19, are all charged with disorderly conduct, according to a news release from the Hickory Police Department.
Schlegelmilch and McGhee both play lacrosse for the university. Thomas is on the football team.
No damage or injuries were reported from the incident.
The men were all allowed to stay out of jail on $1,000 bond.
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