50-year-old Rhonda Yvette Walton of 2nd Street Place S.W. in Conover was arrested by Hickory Police at about 3:15 yesterday afternoon (June 29) on one felony count of habitual larceny or shoplifting. Walton was taken into custody without incident at Hickory's Valley Hills Mall on Highway 70 S.E. She was placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility with bond set at $1,000, secured. She has since been released. A first appearance in District Court was scheduled today in Newton.