35-year-old David Anthony Dial, Jr. of North Hildebran Avenue in Newton was arrested by Hickory Police early Saturday morning (September 5) for felony possession with intent to manufacture, sell, or deliver a schedule II controlled substance.
While conducting a property check at a hotel on 13th Avenue Drive N.W., Hickory Police observed a suspicious vehicle. During the investigation, Officers found 14.96 grams of methamphetamine. Dial was taken into custody without incident at the hotel.
He was placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility under a $2,000 secured bond. He has since been released. Dial was scheduled to make a first appearance in District Court today (September 8) in Newton.