43-year-old Paula Renee Cruz of 9th Avenue SE in Hickory was arrested Thursday (December 20) by Catawba County Sheriff's Officers. She's charged with failure to appear on counts of possession with intent to manufacture, sell, and deliver methamphetamine, felony probation violation, possession of marijuana paraphernalia, and resisting a public officer. The charges are from 2017 and 2018. Cruz was incarcerated in the Catawba County Detention Facility under $170,000 bond. A District Court appearance is scheduled for January 16, a Superior Court date is January 22.