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Newton Man Charged With Firearm, Drug Offenses
Antonio Markel Hewitt
Courtesy of Catawba County Sheriff's Office

Newton Man Charged With Firearm, Drug Offenses

32-year-old Antonio Markel Hewitt of Travis Road in Newton was arrested today (June 21) by Hickory Police Officers. He’s charged with possession of a firearm by a felon and possession with intent to manufacture, sell, or deliver schedule II controlled substance. Hewitt was jailed in the Catawba County Detention Facility under $100,000 bond. A District Court date is scheduled for June 27.