35-year-old Brandon Fitzgerald Brooks was arrested this morning (December 5) by authorities in Lincoln County. He's charged with felony possession with intent to manufacture schedule I controlled substance, along with two misdemeanor counts of possession of drug paraphernalia. Brooks was arrested shortly after 1 a.m. today at an address on North Court Square in Lincolnton. He was placed in jail under $10,000 secured bond. A District Court appearance was scheduled today.