35-year-old Ian Benjamin Prater of 11th Street N.W. in Hickory has been arrested on multiple counts of failure to appear. Prater allegedly failed to appear in court on felony counts for the sale of marijuana, two counts of possession with intent to sell or deliver marijuana, and the sale or delivery of marijuana. He also failed to appear on misdemeanor counts of possession of marijuana up to half an ounce and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Prater was jailed this morning (December 2) in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility with bond set at $11,000. District and Superior Court dates were scheduled for December 6.