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Newton Woman Arrested On Felony Meth Charge
Elizabeth Jane Lewis
courtesy of Hickory Police Dept.

Newton Woman Arrested on Felony Meth Charge

29-year-old Elizabeth Jane Lewis of Millwood Drive in Newton was arrested by Hickory Police late Tuesday night (January 12) on one felony count of possession of a schedule II controlled substance and one misdemeanor count of possession of drug paraphernalia.

Lewis was arrested after Hickory Police conducted a traffic stop at a convenience store on Highway 321 N.W. in Hickory. During the stop, Officers found 0.3 grams of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.

Lewis was taken into custody without incident at about 11:10 p.m. Tuesday and placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility with bond set at $5,000, secured. A first appearance in District Court was scheduled today in Newton.