36-year-old Brandon Cadelt Clouse of 23rd Street S.W. in Hickory was arrested by Hickory Police at about 8:45 Tuesday night (November 17) on one felony count of possession of a schedule II controlled substance and one misdemeanor count of possession of drug paraphernalia. He was also charged with failure to appear on misdemeanor counts of driving while license revoked and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Clouse was arrested following a traffic stop at a business on Highway 70 S.W. During the stop Officers found 0.3 grams of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.
Clouse was taken into custody without incident and placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility under a $6,000 secured bond. He was scheduled to make a first appearance in District Court Wednesday (November 18) in Newton with additional District Court dates coming up on December 9 and January 15.