40-year-old Nathan Wesley Knedlik of 28th Avenue N.E. in Hickory was arrested by Hickory Police last Thursday night (October 21) on one felony count of assault inflicting serious injury including strangulation. Knedlik was taken into custody without incident at 9:50 p.m. on the 21st at his residence. He was jailed in the Catawba County Detention Facility, initially without bond. As of this morning (October 28), Knedlik remained in jail with bond currently set at $9,999. A first appearance in District Court was scheduled last Friday with another court date coming up on November 15 in Newton.