34-year-old David Alan Hopkins of West 13th Street in Newton was arrested by Hickory Police at seven o’clock Friday evening (September 28) on five felony out-of-county probation violations. Hopkins is on probation following a November 2017 felony conviction in Lincoln County for possession of a schedule II controlled substance.
He was taken into custody without incident at a hotel on 13th Avenue Drive N.W. in Hickory. Hopkins was jailed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility with bond set at $50,000, secured. He was scheduled to make a first appearance in District Court today (October 1) in Newton.