53-year-old Tina Yvette Pinnix of Little Rock Road in Taylorsville was arrested by Hickory Police early Sunday morning (December 19) on felony counts of possession with intent to manufacture, sell, or deliver schedule I & II controlled substances (heroin & methamphetamine). She was also charged with felony maintaining a vehicle, dwelling, or place for a controlled substance, along with misdemeanor counts of possession of marijuana up to half-an-ounce, simple possession of a schedule III controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Pinnix was taken into custody without incident just before 3 a.m. Sunday at a church on Springs Road N.E. in Hickory. She was jailed in the Catawba County Detention Facility under a $27,000 secured bond. She remained in jail as of this afternoon (December 22). A first appearance in District Court was scheduled today in Newton with another District Court date coming up on January 3.