39-year-old David Sheldon Petty of Edna Street in Catawba was arrested by Newton Police Officers. He’s charged with second-degree kidnapping, three counts of assault on a female, and simple assault. He’s also charged with failure to appear on counts of felony possession of cocaine and driving while license revoked. Petty was placed in the Catawba County Detention Facility this morning (October 6) under $27,000 bond. District Court appearances are scheduled for October 12 and October 26.