30-year-old Stephen Aaron "Little Shaggy" Hedrick of Largo Court in Conover was arrested by Hickory Police early this morning (November 8) on one felony count of possession of a schedule II controlled substance and one misdemeanor count of possession of drug paraphernalia. He was also served an outstanding warrant for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. That warrant was issued on October 25.
He was arrested as Officers investigated a reported suspicious person at the Sheetz store on Springs Road N.E. in Hickory. As Hedrick was arrested on the outstanding warrant, Police found 0.4 grams of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.
The suspect was taken into custody without incident and placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility with bond set at $5,500, secured. He has since been released. Hedrick was scheduled to make a first appearance in District Court today in Newton.