51-year-old Antonio Fitzgerald Johnson of Howard Arnette Road in Lenoir was arrested last Monday, November 9, by Caldwell County Sheriff’s Officers. He’s charged with two felony counts of trafficking in methamphetamine, along with single felony counts of possession of meth, maintain a vehicle, dwelling, or place to keep controlled substance, and speeding to elude arrest.
WHKY previously reported on Johnson’s arrest last week, more information has since been released. He was arrested following a traffic stop during which drugs were seized. After that, police found just under a pound of crystal meth at Johnson’s Howard Arnette Road residence. The meth found at Johnson’s home is valued at $55,325.
Johnson was released after posting $215,000 secured bond. He was scheduled to appear in District Court Monday (November 16). No upcoming court dates were listed.