2 men arrested, charged during dispute over Confederate monument near Graham courthouse

GRAHAM, N.C. (WTVD) -- Two men were arrested in the Graham during a dispute over the Confederate monument near the historic courthouse on Saturday evening.

Just before 9 p.m., officers said they arrested Chadwick Hightower, 48, of Burlington, after he was spotted swinging his hands at a person taking photographs.

During the arrest of Hightower, officers also arrested Christopher Overman, 29, of Gibsonville, after striking a woman in the arm.

Chadwick Hightower, 48 of Burlington (Left) and Christopher Overman 29, of Gibsonville (Right)



Hightower was charged with disorderly conduct and is being held at the Alamance County Jail under a $300 bond.

Overman was charged with assault on a female and is being held at the Alamance County Jail under a $500 bond.
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