40-year-old Emily Annette Moore of Spann Street in Rutherford College was arrested by Hickory Police shortly early Saturday morning (November 21) on one felony count of possession of a schedule II controlled substance (methamphetamine) and one misdemeanor count of possession of drug paraphernalia. The charges are from a May 2020 narcotics case.
Moore was taken into custody without incident at a hotel on Lenoir-Rhyne Boulevard S.E. She was placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility under a $2,500 secured bond. She has since been released. An appearance in Superior Court was scheduled yesterday (November 23) in Newton.