34-year-old Brandon Lee Abshire of Poovey Drive in Granite Falls was arrested by Hudson Police yesterday (January 6) on one felony count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He was also charged with felony interfering with an electronic monitoring device. Following his arrest, Abshire was placed in the Caldwell Co. Detention Center under a $75,000 secured bond. A first appearance in District Court was scheduled today in Lenoir.