45-year-old Gentry Carroll Treadway of Banner Road NE in Conover was arrested by Newton Police Officers. He's charged on a bill of indictment with possession of a firearm by a felon. In addition, Treadway is charged with simple possession of schedule II controlled substance, possession of marijuana up to one-half ounce, possession of marijuana paraphernalia, and two counts of failure to appear. Treadway was jailed this morning (Friday, April 21) in the Catawba County Detention Facility under $35,000 bond. A Superior Court appearance was scheduled for today, District Court dates are set for May 19 and 26.