38-year-old Kasey Lea Hice of Graceview Place in Granite Falls was arrested by Hickory Police at about ten o’clock Saturday night (April 24) on one felony count of possession of a schedule II controlled substance and one misdemeanor count each of possession of a schedule IV controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Hice was arrested as Officers investigated a suspicious vehicle at a convenience store on 2nd Avenue N.W. in Hickory. During the incident, Police found 1.8 grams of methamphetamine, 11 dosage units of Alprazolam, and drug paraphernalia.
Hice was taken into custody without incident and placed in the Catawba County Detention Facility under an $8,000 secured bond. She has since been released. A first appearance in District Court was scheduled Monday (April 26) in Newton with her next court date coming up on May 17.