36-year-old Jasen Allen Drum of Mount Olive Church Road in Newton was arrested by Hickory Police at about 5:40 p.m. Sunday (September 19) for felony failure to appear. He reportedly failed to appear in court on a charge of felony possession of a firearm by a felon. Drum was arrested without incident at the Hickory Police Department. He was released under a $20,000 secured bond. An appearance in District Court was set for October 4 in Newton.