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Newton Man Arrested In Hickory On Crack Cocaine Charge
Robert Allen Colbert

Newton Man Arrested in Hickory on Crack Cocaine Charge

57-year-old Robert Allen Colbert of Blossom Court in Newton was arrested by Hickory Police just before ten o’clock last Thursday night (September 24) for felony possession of cocaine and misdemeanor resisting, delaying, or obstructing a public officer.

Colbert was arrested following a traffic stop on 8th Street Drive S.E. During the incident, Officers found 0.1 grams of crack cocaine.

Colbert was taken into custody without incident and placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility under a $2,500 secured bond. He has since been released. A first appearance in District Court was scheduled Friday (September 25) with his next court date coming up on October 15 in Newton.