47-year-old Jonathan William Rosenbaum of Houston Mill Road in Conover was arrested by Hickory Police early this morning (August 12) on one felony count of possession of methamphetamine, along with misdemeanor counts of possession of marijuana up to half an ounce and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was also charged with a felony probation violation and a misdemeanor out-of-county probation violation.
Rosenbaum is on probation as he serves an 18-month suspended sentence following a January 2020 felony conviction in Catawba County for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He is also serving a 24-month suspended sentence following another conviction in January of 2020 in Iredell County for misdemeanor larceny.
Rosenbaum was taken into custody without incident at about 2:40 a.m. today at an address on Lenoir-Rhyne Boulevard S.E. in Hickory. He was placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility under a $32,500 secured bond. District and Superior Court appearances were scheduled for August 17 in Newton.